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November 29, 2016

Re: Advisory : Current Traffic/Roads Status

The northbound lane of Interstate 91 in the Sheffield Heights area is moving, please drive carefully as backed up traffic takes time to clear

 

From: Media Statewide - VSP Use Only (medianorth, mediasouth and VSPCommandMedia) [mailto:MEDIASTATEWIDE@LISTSERV.DPS.STATE.VT.US] On Behalf Of Waterman, Scott R
Sent: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 9:49 AM
To: DPS - mediastatewide <mediastatewide@listserv.dps.state.vt.us>
Subject: [MEDIASTATEWIDE] Advisory : Current Traffic/Roads Status

 

*ADVISORY *

CURRENT ROADS STATUS 9:45 AM - WEATHER RELATED DELAYS AND BLOCKAGES

 

PLEASE DO NOT CALL 911/DISPATCH FOR TRAFFIC CONDITIONS

KEEP 911 CLEAR FOR EMERGENCIES

 

·         I-89 1 lane open south between exit 8 and 7, north side still blocked, significant traffic backed up that will take time to clear.  Southbound off ramp at exit 8 closed to keep traffic from making Route 2 worse.

 

·         Route 2 area through Marshfield backed up due to traffic congestion.

 

·         I-91 is blocked and at a standstill north and south in the Sheffield Heights area.

 

·         Route 4 in Bridgewater closed due to crash.

 

·         Multiple traffic incidents and crashes have been reported across the state that are not significantly affecting traffic.  Please drive safe and appropriately for conditions, and seek alternate routes if possible.

 

INFORMATION WILL BE UPDATED AS THE SITUATION CHANGES.

 

Scott Waterman

Vermont State Police Public Information Officer

802-241-5277

802-279-4554

Scott.Waterman@vermont.gov

 

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