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May 6, 2017



MULTIPLE TRACTOR TRAILER CRASH CLOSES I-81 SOUTHBOUND AT STEPHENS CITY IN FREDERICK COUNTY

STAUNTON – (7:20 a.m.) A crash involving three tractor trailers has closed Interstate 81 southbound in the Stephens City area of Frederick County.  The crash is located at the I-81 ramp at Exit 307.  Southbound traffic is being detoured at Exit 310, taking Route 11 south, and entering I-81 southbound at Exit 307.

I-81 exit 310 is located at Route 37 and I-81 exit 307 is located at Route 277 in Frederick County.

The Virginia Department of Transportation Staunton Traffic Operations Center does not have an estimated time when I-81 southbound will reopen.

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The VDOT Staunton District serves Frederick, Shenandoah, Clarke, Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge, Alleghany and Bath counties.

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