Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Feb. 14, 2015
ALL NORTHBOUND AND SOUTHBOUND LANES CLOSED ON I-81 IN FREDERICK COUNTY
STAUNTON – (7:30 p.m.) Two separate tractor trailer crashes have closed all northbound and southbound lanes on Interstate 81 in the Winchester area of Frederick County. The southbound crash happened around 6:30 p.m. and the northbound crash happened around 7:15 p.m.
This location is between exit 310 at Route 37 and exit 313 at Route 17/50/522.
High winds and heavy snow squalls have been in the region since very late afternoon. Wreckers are responding and will work to get the lanes open. No estimate has been provided by the Virginia Department of Transportation Staunton Transportation Operations Center.
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