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10:47 am
Fri December 19, 2014

VDOT Lifts Lane Closures During Holidays

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Department of Transportation says it will suspend most highway work zones for several days over Christmas.

VDOT says the goal is to limit congestion and provide as many travel lanes as possible.

VDOT will lift lane closures on interstates and other major roads in Virginia from noon December 24 to noon Dec. 26. It will also lift the closures from noon on Dec. 31 to noon on Jan. 1.

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Local News
11:43 am
Mon August 25, 2014

Route 13 Southbound Lanes Closed Due to Accident


The southbound lanes on Route 13 were closed this morning after a tractor-trailer truck flipped over on the Eastern Shore of Virginia.

Authorities set up a detour through the town of Tasley as units and personnel along with a hazardous materials unit arrived on the scene.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that the southbound truck came to arrest on the driver’s side in the grassy median.

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Local News
9:15 am
Thu August 14, 2014

Lane Closure on Route 50 Bridge into Ocean City

Harry Kelly Memorial Bridge
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The right lane on eastbound Route 50 just before the Harry Kelley Memorial Bridge into Ocean City will be closed today from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Maryland State Highway Administration says work crews will be carrying out repairs and maintenance on the drawbridge.

Covington Machine and Welding of Annapolis is performing the work estimated at $5-thousand.

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Local News
11:23 am
Mon June 16, 2014

Westbound Left Lane Reopens on Bay Bridge (Update)

Chesapeake Bay Bridge
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The left lane of westbound span of the Bay Bridge has been reopened after a serious two-vehicle accident shutdown traffic.

The Maryland Transportation Authority reports there were injuries.

But motorists should still expect heavy traffic and authorities are recommending avoiding westbound US 50 at this time.

Motorists are advised to call 1-877-BAYSPAN (229-7726) for current traffic conditions or on Twitter - TheMDTA.

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Local News
8:44 am
Mon February 24, 2014

I-95 Lane Closure in Delaware


The left lane of southbound I-95 at Marsh Road was closed at 9 a.m. this morning for emergency repairs to the bridge deck.

The Delaware Department of Transportation says part of the bridge joint has failed and that work crews will remove the faulty concrete, weld on a new support and insert new concrete.

Motorists are advised to use an alternate route.

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