IMMEDIATE - 5:20 p.m.

Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344


June 14, 2017

Detour in place between Gus Wise Lane and Kintz Street for emergency pipe repair

FREDERICKSBURG – Route 205 (Colonial Avenue) in the Town of Colonial Beach is closed to through traffic between Gus Wise Lane and Kintz Street for an emergency pipe repair.

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews are on site to assess and repair the pipe. No re-opening time is immediately available.

Motorists are advised to use the following detour route while work is underway:

  • Kintz Street
  • Franklin Street
  • Gus Wise Lane


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