the republic logo

Crews continue efforts to make roads passable across Virginia after winter storm

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

RICHMOND, Virginia — Virginia Department of Transportation crews are continuing efforts to improve road conditions across the state following a sloppy serving of winter weather.

Officials say conditions on most interstate, primary and secondary roads range from minor to moderate.

Crews continuing working in 12-hour shifts on Friday to make roads passable but motorists are being encouraged to avoid travel.

VDOT says extremely low temperatures could mean icy roads, especially on bridges, ramps and overpasses.

And officials say many roads in the southwestern part of the state have been closed due to flooding.

All the latest news surrounding the blizzard of 2015 can be found here.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.

All the latest news surrounding the blizzard of 2015 can be found here.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.