Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Feb. 27, 2017
SOUTHBOUND I-81 REOPENS IN AUGUSTA COUNTY
STAUNTON – (6:45 a.m.) Both southbound lanes of Interstate 81 have reopened following a tractor trailer crash in Augusta County. The truck overturned early Monday morning near mile marker 232 between Weyers Cave and Verona.
The southbound detour has been lifted, and backups in this area are minimal.
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