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All Lanes On I-95 South Open After Accident

UPDATE:

I-95 south (Hanover) – All lanes are now open on Interstate 95 south at mile marker 93 (just before Route 54 exit) following an earlier overturned double load tractor trailer, which closed I-95 south for three hours. Motorists should expect residual delays.

For the latest real-time traffic information, call 511 or visit http://www.511virginia.org.


 

UPDATE: 

I-95 south (Hanover) – The left lane and shoulder are now open on Interstate 95 south at mile marker 93 (just before Route 54 exit) due to an overturned double load tractor trailer. Two trailers remain extended across the center, right lane and right shoulder. Once the cargo is determined crews will decide if the trailers have to be unloaded or if the trailer can be turned upright with a tow truck. Traffic is backed up approximately five miles.

State police and highway reconstruction teams are on scene. Traffic is being detoured at Exit 98 (Route 30/ Doswell) to Route 1 or Route 301. Clean-up is expected to last at least until 4 p.m. Motorists should avoid the area if possible and expect major delays.

For the latest real-time traffic information, call 511 or visit http://www.511virginia.org.


 

Release from VDOT:

I-95 south (Hanover) – All lanes are closed on Interstate 95 south at mile marker 93 (just before Route 54 exit) due to an overturned double load tractor trailer. The cab of the tractor is in the left shoulder and the two trailers are extended across the left, center, right lane and right shoulder. Once the cargo is determined crews will decide if the trailers have to be unloaded or if the trailer can be turned upright with a tow truck. It will be at least 30-45 minutes before a single lane or shoulder is open.

State police and highway reconstruction teams are on scene. Crews are preparing to detour traffic at Exit 98 (Route 30/ Doswell) to Route 1 or Route 301. Clean-up is expected to last at least until 4 p.m. Motorists should avoid the area if possible and expect major delays.

For the latest real-time traffic information, call 511 or visit http://www.511virginia.org.

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