Bridge work closes portion of Route 613 in Warren County

road work transportationThe Virginia Department of Transportation is performing bridge work at Greasy Run on Route 613 (Bentonville Road) in Warren County. Route 613 is closed at the bridge until August 10.  This location is 4.5-miles east of Route 340 (Stonewall Jackson Highway).

The single lane bridge, built in 1918, will receive a new deck and support structure work. The project also includes guardrail work. The completed bridge will have two lanes and be able to support modern vehicle weights.

Work began on July 10.  A detour is in place for motorists during construction.

Route 613 eastbound traffic will take Route 340 north to Route 674 (Limeton Church Road), and then east on Route 622 (Buck Mountain Road) to Route 649 (Browntown Road) to its intersection with Route. 613.

Route 613 westbound traffic will head east on Route 613 for 1.06 miles to Route 649. On Route 649 drivers will go north to Route 622. On Route 622 drivers will head east to Route 674. Drivers will turn right onto Route 674 and then turn to Route 340.  On Route 340 head south to Route 613.

Traffic alerts and traveler information can be obtained by dialing 511. Traffic alerts and traveler information also are available at http://www.511Virginia.org.

The VDOT Customer Service Center can assist with reporting road hazards, asking transportation questions, or getting information related to Virginia’s roads. Call 800-FOR- ROAD (800-367-7623) or use its mobile friendly website at https://my.vdot.virginia.gov/. Agents are available 24 hours-a-day, seven days a week.

The Staunton District Twitter feed is at @VaDOTStaunton. VDOT can be followed on Facebook, Flickr, Twitter and YouTube. RSS feeds are also available for statewide information. The VDOT Web page is located at http://www.VirginiaDOT.org.

The VDOT Staunton District serves Frederick, Shenandoah, Clarke, Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge, Alleghany and Bath counties.

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