Early morning rain leads to downed trees, road closures

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(WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Transportation is reporting road closures around southwest Virginia due to downed trees and other weather issues amid Tuesday morning’s heavy rain showers.

Here is a list of the current weather-related road closures from VDOT:

  • All westbound and eastbound lanes are closed at mile marker 2 of Route 823, which is near Hendricks Store Road and Route 655.
  • All northbound and southbound lanes are closed at mile marker 5 of Route 655 in Botetourt County, which is near Old Fincastle Road.
  • All northbound and southbound lanes are closed at mile marker 12 of Route 615 in Botetourt County, which is near Roaring Run Road and Route 621.
  • Lanes are closed on State Route 43 North near Leesville Road in Campbell County due to a downed tree.
  • All northbound and southbound lanes are closed at mile marker 1 of Route 831 in Franklin County, which is near Dudley Road and Route 877.
  • All eastbound and westbound lanes are closed at mile marker 0 of Route 614 in Henry County, which is near which is near A L Philpott Highway and U.S. Route 58.

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