Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Jan. 28, 2015
ACCIDENT CLOSES WESTBOUND I-66 IN WARREN COUNTY
STAUNTON – (7:25 p.m.) Both westbound lanes of Interstate 66 in Warren County are closed due to a tractor trailer accident near mile marker 10. The accident took place shortly after 6 p.m. Wednesday, and traffic is currently backed up about three miles. There is no estimate on when westbound I-66 will reopen.
Westbound traffic will be detoured from the interstate at exit 13. Drivers will follow Route 55 west and then Route 340 north back to I-66 at exit 6.
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