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UPDATE: Route 11/460 in Montgomery County in Elliston re-opens

Published On: Aug 28 2013 05:06:24 AM EDT   Updated On: Aug 28 2013 06:13:04 AM EDT

Route 11/460 in the Elliston area re-opened around 2:15 a.m.


The Virginia Department of Transportation says all lanes of Route 11/460 in Montgomery County in the community of Elliston are currently closed.
An overturned tractor-trailer and downed power lines are blocking both eastbound lanes and both westbound lanes.

Since 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Route 11/460 has been serving as the detour route for southbound Interstate 81, which is currently closed.

Drivers should consider alternate routes or expect delays on Route 11/460 and on southbound Interstate 81 in Montgomery County.

No estimated time for reopening Route 11/460 has been established at this time.