VDOT News - Fredericksburg
Darragh Frye 540-899-4119
Aug. 7, 2017
EXPECT OVERNIGHT DELAYS THIS WEEK ON I˗95 IN SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY
Work will continue on the bridges over the Ni River which requires double lane closures
FREDERICKSBURG – Motorists should anticipate overnight lane closures and travel delays this week on Interstate 95 northbound and southbound in Spotsylvania County to allow crews to continue work to improve the condition of both bridges over the Ni River.
The bridges are located at mile marker 121, south of Exit 126/Spotsylvania.
Construction started last fall to improve the condition of both bridges on I-95 northbound and southbound over the Ni River as part of a project to rehabilitate six bridges on I-95 in Spotsylvania and Stafford counties.
The following lane closures are planned for this week beginning tonight, Aug. 7, weather permitting:
I-95 Northbound and Southbound
Monday, August 7 ˗˗ Friday, August 11 (ending at 4:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 12)
- Single lane closure at 9 p.m. at mile marker 121 (Ni River bridge) south of Exit 126 (Route 1/Massaponax)
- Double lane closure at 10 p.m.
- All lanes open by 4:30 a.m.
Virginia State Police will assist with traffic control near the work zone.
Motorists will see message boards warning them about the work zone and closures.
Motorists can find real-time information on lane closures, work zones, traffic and other incidents on 511Virginia.
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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