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As part of the continued work at the Valley View Interchange in Roanoke, lane and ramp closures will be in place next week.
From Sunday, August 23 through Sunday, August 31, the Valley View On Ramp to I-581 southbound will be closed. All traffic needing access to southbound I-581 will be rerouted back to Hershberger Road.
In addition, the southbound right lane of I-581 at Valley View will also be closed for work on the pedestrian bridge.
Drivers approaching the area are encouraged to slow down and use caution through the Work Zone.
For the latest information on this traffic alert, visit www.511Virginia.org or follow us on twitter at @511southwestva or @VaDOTSalem.