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WVVA Bluefield
Family of California couple accused of locking up children release statementsay the mother of 13 children kept locked in filthy conditions was "perplexed"
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 52 minutes ago
say the mother of 13 children kept locked in filthy conditions was "perplexed" about why police came to their home. VDOT issues travel warning in southwest VirginiaVDOT issues travel warning in southwest Virginia The Virginia Department of... Read more
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Daily Press
NWS: Peninsula likely to get 1-2 inches of snow Wednesdayas fast as 30 miles per hour are expected between Wednesday morning and night,
Daily Press / Posted an hour ago
as fast as 30 miles per hour are expected between Wednesday morning and night, and should be strongest along the coast. VDOT pretreated interstates Monday and continued treating interstates, primary and secondary roads Tuesday, said Paula... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT Pretreating Roads in Central Va., Shenandoah Valley for Snowthrough Louisa County. Night shift crews will work into the early Wednesday mo
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted an hour ago
through Louisa County. Night shift crews will work into the early Wednesday morning as the snow starts to come down. VDOT says it is most concerned about drivers sliding around if ice forms on the roadways. "We are concerned about the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Crews rescue deer trapped in icesay the mother of 13 children kept locked in filthy conditions was "perplexed"
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 hours ago
say the mother of 13 children kept locked in filthy conditions was "perplexed" about why police came to their home. VDOT issues travel warning in southwest VirginiaVDOT issues travel warning in southwest Virginia The Virginia Department of... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
VDOT issues travel warning in southwest Virginia The Virginia Department of Transportation is warning drivers to expect slick
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 5 hours ago
The Virginia Department of Transportation is warning drivers to expect slick road condition Tuesday afternoon into Wednesday. The Virginia Department... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT Prepares Roads for Forecast Wintry Weatherthe Piedmont counties, with greater accumulations along the Blue Ridge Mountain
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 6 hours ago
the Piedmont counties, with greater accumulations along the Blue Ridge Mountains and to the south near Charlottesville. VDOT crews applied a solution of salt and water, called brine, to Interstate 64 and I-66 on Monday, and are working through... Read more
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Daily Press
Buying keys to gridlockdestination. Motorists who don’t want to pay can still take their normal route
Daily Press / Posted 23 hours ago
destination. Motorists who don’t want to pay can still take their normal route for free in I-64’s general access lanes. VDOT officials hope the new HOT lanes will encourage motorists to bring along a passenger on their weekday commutes to and... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
VDOT pre-treating 19,000 miles of road before Wednesday snowVDOT is already trying to get ahead of this storm. Crews started Monday morning
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted yesterday
VDOT is already trying to get ahead of this storm. Crews started Monday morning to pre-treat thousands of miles of roads across the state. They will continue to pour thousands of gallons of that salt brine mixture on Tuesday. VDOT says with no rain... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT Pretreating Roadways In Shenandoah Valleytrucks. Travelers are asked to monitor local weather forecasts and to avoid dr
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
trucks. Travelers are asked to monitor local weather forecasts and to avoid driving if possible during the snow storm. VDOT crews will be out to plow and treat roads as the winter weather begins. Road conditions and traffic cameras can be... Read more
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Motley Fool
Transurban Group receives US$565 million extension approvalAustralia but it’s growing in the USA. This morning Transurban announced that
Motley Fool / Posted 5 days ago
Australia but it’s growing in the USA. This morning Transurban announced that the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has accepted its offer to extend the I-95 Express Lanes to Fredericksburg. The financial close on the US$565 million... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Winter storm wreaks havoc on regionwere busy plowing and applying treatment materials to state-maintained roads ac
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
were busy plowing and applying treatment materials to state-maintained roads across the Middle Peninsula, according to VDOT spokesperson Kelly Hannon. She said approximately 500 trucks were deployed throughout the Fredericksburg district during... Read more
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Daily Press
Hog truck overturns enroute to Smithfield Foods, Four Square Road in Smithfield currently closedTroopers are still on scene investigating the accident, Anaya wrote in the rele
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Troopers are still on scene investigating the accident, Anaya wrote in the release. Four Square Road is currently closed. VDOT has placed a detour from Route 620 (Foursquare Rd.) to Route 637 (Central Hill Rd.) to route 258 (Courthouse Hwy), the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Virginia Transportation Secretary Aubrey Layne Used State Plane Extensively During His Tenureused the plane when he couldn't get to multiple engagements across the state in
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
used the plane when he couldn't get to multiple engagements across the state in one day or to reach events like evening VDOT public hearings that would've taken too long to drive, or cost more to have all the individuals on the plane drive. "I... Read more
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Daily Press
Tolling on 64 Express Lanes on Southside begins WednesdayMonday through Friday from 5 to 9 a.m. in the westbound lanes and 2 to 6 p.m. i
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Monday through Friday from 5 to 9 a.m. in the westbound lanes and 2 to 6 p.m. in the eastbound lanes, according to a VDOT news release. The lanes will remain free and open to all motorists outside of operating hours, officials... Read more
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Daily Press
Most Peninsula-area schools remain closed Tuesday as region digs out from snow, iceroofs. Nancy Welch, superintendent of Mathews County Public Schools, said that
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
roofs. Nancy Welch, superintendent of Mathews County Public Schools, said that while main roads have been cleared by VDOT, secondary roads with tree cover are still icy. “Mathews County Public Schools has been exceptionally fortunate as far... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT Issues Black Ice Warning to Driversice. The Virginia Department of Transportation did not pre-treat the interstat
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 8 days ago
ice. The Virginia Department of Transportation did not pre-treat the interstates because crews predicted that the rain would wash it off. VDOT says crews are on standby to start putting down a salt and abrasive mixture to prevent an icy bui... Read more
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Daily Press
Freezing rain in Southeast Virginia could impact evening, morning commutesService is forecasting temperatures on the Virginia Peninsula near freezing Mon
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Service is forecasting temperatures on the Virginia Peninsula near freezing Monday night with a 60 percent chance for rain. VDOT officials said in a news release that there is a concern precipitation could cause slick patches on the roadway. “Where... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT: Freezing Rain Could Create Slippery Conditionsis expected to climb above freezing today, pavement temperatures may not. The V
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 8 days ago
is expected to climb above freezing today, pavement temperatures may not. The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is warning motorists to watch for slick patches today and throughout the evening commute as precipitation expected... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
VDOT works to clear secondary roads, neighborhoodsthis point, and now we've shifted all of our focus to secondary routes and subd
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
this point, and now we've shifted all of our focus to secondary routes and subdivision streets," said Lindsay LeGrand with VDOT. But there is still a catch. "Typically, our goal is to have all roads passable within 48 hours of the storms end, and... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Man recovering in hospital after falling off rock climbing wallLieutenant Jay Cullen and Trooper Pilot Berke Bates, who were both killed when
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
Lieutenant Jay Cullen and Trooper Pilot Berke Bates, who were both killed when their helicopter crashed back in August. VDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditionsVDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditions Even... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
1 dead, another injured after South Richmond shootingLieutenant Jay Cullen and Trooper Pilot Berke Bates, who were both killed when
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
Lieutenant Jay Cullen and Trooper Pilot Berke Bates, who were both killed when their helicopter crashed back in August. VDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditionsVDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditions Even... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Free straw delivered to Richmond residents with outdoor dogsLieutenant Jay Cullen and Trooper Pilot Berke Bates, who were both killed when
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
Lieutenant Jay Cullen and Trooper Pilot Berke Bates, who were both killed when their helicopter crashed back in August. VDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditionsVDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditions Even... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
On this day in history: Benedict Arnold invades RichmondLieutenant Jay Cullen and Trooper Pilot Berke Bates, who were both killed when
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
Lieutenant Jay Cullen and Trooper Pilot Berke Bates, who were both killed when their helicopter crashed back in August. VDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditionsVDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditions Even... Read more
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Daily Press
Weekly lane closures Jan. 7-13The following lane closures are scheduled for the week of Jan. 7, according to
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
The following lane closures are scheduled for the week of Jan. 7, according to VDOT. I-64 Widening Project, Newport News/York County: Alternating single-lane closures on I-64 east and west from Colonial Parkway to Lee Hall (Exit 247) Jan. 7-11,... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula area begins digging out from 5 to 15 inches of snowthe weekend to continually plow roads, said spokeswoman Paula Miller. Interstat
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
the weekend to continually plow roads, said spokeswoman Paula Miller. Interstates and major roads were in good shape, and VDOT had planned to finish plowing James City County and York County roads by the end of the day Friday, she said. "We know... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Water main break may impact traveling downtownDepartment of Public Works crews are responding to a water main break downtown
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
Department of Public Works crews are responding to a water main break downtown that may affect the traffic. VDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditionsVDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditions Even... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VSP: Troopers Have Responded to 437 Crashes in Regions Hit by Stormis still best as those roads that were cleared yesterday are still slick in man
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 11 days ago
is still best as those roads that were cleared yesterday are still slick in many areas and keeping highway clear allows VDOT crews easier and faster access to them. With more folks, undoubtedly, getting out today…it’s important to remember... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Hampton man dead after struck by front-end loaderafter a girl was killed Thursday while sledding. It happened around 2:15 p.m. i
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
after a girl was killed Thursday while sledding. It happened around 2:15 p.m. in the 2600 block of Mistwood Forest. VDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditionsVDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditions Even... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
4 dead in Iroquois St. house fireafter a girl was killed Thursday while sledding. It happened around 2:15 p.m. i
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
after a girl was killed Thursday while sledding. It happened around 2:15 p.m. in the 2600 block of Mistwood Forest. VDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditionsVDOT: Be alert for refreezing, dangerous driving conditions Even... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
VDOT: Be alert for refreezing overnight, dangerous driving conditionsRichmond area anymore, drivers should be alert for refreezing overnight after t
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
Richmond area anymore, drivers should be alert for refreezing overnight after the snow melted on the roads during the day. VDOT has crews working to get those roads clear as soon as possible. Primary roads and interstates may be in the clear, but... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Police arrest woman who exposed herself saying, 'You know you want me' at car rental storea policy that allowed legalized marijuana to flourish in states across the coun
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
a policy that allowed legalized marijuana to flourish in states across the country without federal intervention. VDOT: Be alert for refreezing overnight, dangerous driving conditionsVDOT: Be alert for refreezing overnight, dangerous... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
GRTC operates on snow route bus scheduleplan. Winter weather problems across the southeast are causing hundreds of pas
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
plan. Winter weather problems across the southeast are causing hundreds of passengers to make alternative plan. VDOT working to keep roads safe during winter stormVDOT working to keep roads safe during winter storm VDOT trucks and plows... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Winter storm shuts down regionand wind gusts 25 miles per hour and higher, causing white-out conditions at ti
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
and wind gusts 25 miles per hour and higher, causing white-out conditions at times. Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews continue plowing and treating state-maintained roads across the Fredericksburg area, Northern Neck and Middle... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
PHOTOS: Dogs playing in the snowon Thursday. The Greater Richmond Transit Company (GRTC) will implement their
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
on Thursday. The Greater Richmond Transit Company (GRTC) will implement their snow routes starting at 8 a.m. on Thursday. VDOT working to keep roads safe during winter stormVDOT working to keep roads safe during winter storm VDOT trucks and plows... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
All lanes back open on I-295 S after tractor-trailer jackknifesinvolved in the second crash. One of the drivers was transported to the hospit
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
involved in the second crash. One of the drivers was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. A detour has been put in place, and VDOT says road conditions are a contributing factor in the crashes. The crashes are still under investigati... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VSP Advises Motorists to Stay Off Highways in Richmond, Eastern Shore, OthersRelease from the Virginia State Police: Virginia State Police continue to advi
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 12 days ago
Release from the Virginia State Police: Virginia State Police continue to advise motorists to stay off the highways as VDOT crews continue to treat and clear highways across Southside Virginia, Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore, Tidewater,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Virginia State Police Advises Motorists to Stay Off the HighwaysRelease from the Virginia State Police: Virginia State Police continue to advi
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 12 days ago
Release from the Virginia State Police: Virginia State Police continue to advise motorists to stay off the highways as VDOT crews continue to treat and clear highways across Southside Virginia, Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore, Tidewater,... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
GRTC to operate on snow route bus scheduleon Thursday. The Greater Richmond Transit Company (GRTC) will implement their
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
on Thursday. The Greater Richmond Transit Company (GRTC) will implement their snow routes starting at 8 a.m. on Thursday. VDOT working to keep roads safe during winter stormVDOT working to keep roads safe during winter storm VDOT trucks and plows... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
VDOT working to keep roads safe during winter stormVDOT trucks and plows are already on the roads across the state, and crews are
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
VDOT trucks and plows are already on the roads across the state, and crews are pulling 12-hour shifts overnight to keep your family safe on the road. VDOT started treating roads Tuesday and continued early Wednesday morning. The state says it feels... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
The year in reviewspecifically to the Gloucester community; the class will feature an entry of fi
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
specifically to the Gloucester community; the class will feature an entry of five stems of Heath-bred standard cultivars … VDOT working to improve traffic flow on Route 17 through signal coordination … Joseph Shine of Gloucester American Legion... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula area prepares for anticipated snowfall of 3-6 inchesBoulevard likely will be one of the first streets pre-treated and plowed, said
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
Boulevard likely will be one of the first streets pre-treated and plowed, said Robin McCormick, spokeswoman for the city. VDOT Hampton Roads started pre-treating interstates and county roads at 9 a.m. Tuesday, a news release said. The goal is to... Read more
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Daily Press
Crash causing delays on I-664 near MMMBTif you're headed northbound on I-664 toward the Monitor Merrimac Memorial Bridg
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
if you're headed northbound on I-664 toward the Monitor Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel because of a crash, according to VDOT. A multi-vehicle crash at mile marker 11.7 in Suffolk has closed the left shoulder, left lane and right lane. Motorists... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Truck fire snarls traffic on I-95 south near Boulevardclosed all lanes of I-95 south near one mile south of the Boulevard exit in Ric
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 16 days ago
closed all lanes of I-95 south near one mile south of the Boulevard exit in Richmond backed up traffic Saturday afternoon. VDOT reported that the interstate’s lane had reopened as of 2:05 p.m. However, the right and center lanes remain closed and... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
I-64 Express Lanes tolling begins in Januaryor E-Z Pass Flex to access the 8.4-mile stretch of Reversible Roadway between t
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 18 days ago
or E-Z Pass Flex to access the 8.4-mile stretch of Reversible Roadway between the I-264 Interchange and I-564, according to VDOT in a press release to New 3. VDOT did say though that outside of “operating hours,” lanes will remain free and open to... Read more
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Daily Press
VDOT schedules ramp closures for I-64 widening projectJan. 2-5 as part of the second segment of the widening project — from Route 199
Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
Jan. 2-5 as part of the second segment of the widening project — from Route 199 at exit 242 to Yorktown Road at exit 247: VDOT says the road work is dependent upon weather conditions, and signs will be out to direct drivers to detours due to the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Virginia legislators prepare for upcoming January sessionthe interstate to back traffic up for miles," O'Quinn said. He hopes for early
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 days ago
the interstate to back traffic up for miles," O'Quinn said. He hopes for early passage by February and work to begin with VDOT by summer. In his ideal timeline, the construction would allow for construction within a year or two. O'Quinn also has... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Suspect gets out of SUV on I-95 and shoots at officersfired their weapons during the course of the incident. The incident remains un
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 19 days ago
fired their weapons during the course of the incident. The incident remains under investigation at this time. Per VDOT Fredericksburg, motorists are being detoured at Courthouse Road, exit 140 and diverted onto Route 1. All northbound... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Suspect gets out of car on I-95 and shoots at officersfired their weapons during the course of the incident. The incident remains un
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 19 days ago
fired their weapons during the course of the incident. The incident remains under investigation at this time. Per VDOT Fredericksburg, motorists are being detoured at Courthouse Road, exit 140 and diverted onto Route 1. All northbound... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Weather Alert Detail...Areas of fog this morning... Areas of fog covered part of southwest Virginia
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
...Areas of fog this morning... Areas of fog covered part of southwest Virginia and northwest North Carolina this morning. VDOT sensors along I-77 reported visibilities of less than one half mile. Plan on extra travel time this morning and use... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Special Weather Statement...Areas of fog this morning... Areas of fog covered part of southwest Virginia
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
...Areas of fog this morning... Areas of fog covered part of southwest Virginia and northwest North Carolina this morning. VDOT sensors along I-77 reported visibilities of less than one half mile. Plan on extra travel time this morning and use... Read more
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