I-81 Southbound in Augusta County to close Thursday morning for police investigation

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STAUNTON, Va. (WFXR) – A detour will be in place for a few hours Thursday morning as police will be shutting down traffic along parts of Interstate 81 southbound in Augusta County.

The closure will take place between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 2.

The detour will begin at exit 213A. Drivers will then travel south on Route 11 into Rockbridge County and take Route 606 (Raphine Road) west to return to I-81 ex exit 205.

The closure is needed so police can investigate a recent crash that occurred in the area.

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