Lane closure on I-81 South in Montgomery County extended Tuesday morning

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Motorists in Montgomery County may need to look for an alternate route Tuesday morning due to the extension of a lane closure on I-81 South for paving operations.

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) says the southbound right lane and right shoulder will be closed from mile marker 116.2 to mile marker 113.7 on I-81 until 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 11.

Meanwhile, VDOT’s online traffic map also shows a closure at the south entrance ramp until 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday at mile marker 114 on I-81 for emergency road work.

Motorists are asked to expect delays and plan their commute accordingly because of these construction activities.

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