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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Sandy.Myers@vdot.virginia.gov
540-292-2500 (cell)
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
540-414-5670 (cell)
STA18-020

Feb. 3, 2018



ALL AND SOUTHBOUND LANES AND ONE NORTHBOUND LANE ARE CLOSED ON I-81 NEAR EXIT 245 IN HARRISONBURG

STAUNTON – (2:45 p.m.) A tractor trailer crash has closed all Interstate 81 southbound lanes and one northbound lane in the vicinity of exit 245 in Harrisonburg. Traffic is using exit 245 to cross over Port Republic Road and rejoin I-81. No estimate for reopening has been provided by the Virginia Department of Transportation Staunton Traffic Operations Center.

Wrecker is on-scene.

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