Electric pole struck causing traffic delays on Route 8, Montgomery County

Motorists will find some delays at the roundabout at Atlanta Avenue and Badcock Place on Wednesday, Dec. 11.

(PHOTO: Courtesy MGN.)

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Motorists will face delays on Route 8/Riner Road near Route 693/ Childress Road as crews repair a power pole struck by a vehicle Friday morning, Nov. 8.

All west and east lanes are closed, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

The area nearby has experienced power outages because of the situation, said Montgomery Sheriff’s Office official.


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