Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
July 14, 2017
ONE LANE OPEN ON I-81 NORTHBOUND IN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY
STAUNTON – (11 a.m.) The left lane of northbound Interstate 81 has reopened in Rockingham County following a tractor trailer crash at mile marker 243 near Harrisonburg. The right lane remains closed as crews continue work to remove the wrecked vehicle.
Motorists should expect congestion on northbound I-81 and Route 11 in Harrisonburg and southern Rockingham County. Traffic on the interstate is currently backed up about four miles.
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The VDOT Staunton District serves Frederick, Shenandoah, Clarke, Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge, Alleghany and Bath counties.