VDOT News - Fredericksburg


IMMEDIATE - 5:10 a.m.

Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344


July 13, 2017

Detour is in place starting at Five Mile Road Extended due to vehicle crash; Motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible and seek alternate routes

FREDERICKSBURG – Route 3 westbound is closed at Five Mile Road Extended in Spotsylvania County due to a vehicle crash in the vicinity of Cherry Road.

A detour is in place at the scene. Motorists should follow direction from law enforcement officials and Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews providing traffic control.

Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area if possible and seek alternate routes.

All lanes of Route 3 eastbound remain open.

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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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