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Darragh Frye 540-899-4119
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FRED-119256

Sept. 11, 2017



EXPECT OVERNIGHT DELAYS ON I-95 THIS WEEK IN SPOTSYLVANIA AND STAFFORD
Motorists should anticipate double lane closures on I-95 northbound, southbound beginning tonight, Sept. 11 through Saturday, Sept. 16

FREDERICKSBURG  –  Motorists should anticipate overnight travel delays on Interstate 95 northbound and southbound this week in Spotsylvania and Stafford counties beginning tonight, Sept. 11 through early Saturday, Sept. 16.

The following lane closures are planned, weather permitting:

I-95 Northbound and Southbound:

Monday, Sept. 11 ˗˗ Friday, Sept. 15 (ending at 4:30 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 16)

  • Single lane closure at 9 p.m. at mile marker 121 (Ni River bridge)  south of Exit 126 (Massaponax) in Spotsylvania County
  • Double lane closure at 10 p.m.
  • All lanes open by 4:30 a.m.

Crews will continue work to improve and repair the I-95 northbound and southbound bridges over the Ni River.

Wednesday, Sept. 13 ˗˗ Thursday, Sept. 14 

  • Single lane closure at 9 p.m. at mile marker 134 (Truslow Road) south of Exit 136/Centreport Parkway in Stafford County
  • Double lane closure at 10 p.m.
  • All lanes open at 4:30 a.m.

Crews will be making repairs to the Truslow Road bridge.

Virginia State Police will assist with traffic control near both work zones.

Message boards will warn travelers to stay alert for the work zones ahead and possible delays.

Drivers may use Route 1 (Jefferson Davis Highway) as an alternate route.

511Virginia

Motorists can find real-time information on lane closures, work zones, traffic and other incidents on 511Virginia.

Download the  free mobile 511Virginia app for Apple and Android devices to stay connected, or visit www.511Virginia.org. Motorists also can reach 511Virginia by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia.

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VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.



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