Interstate 95, I-64 east in Richmond back open after utility break

Posted at 10:38 PM, Feb 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-13 23:11:56-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- Interstate 95 in Richmond at the Hermitage Road overpass has reopened after a utility break closed all lanes of the interstate Saturday night.

Northbound traffic was being diverted to Exit 79 (I-64) and southbound traffic is being diverted to Exit 82 (Chamberlayne Avenue) as of about 10:30, officials said.


Additionally, I-64 east was closed at mile marker 187 because of the break.

"Use alternate routes until further notice and expect delays," officials warned.

All lanes had reopened by about 11:10 p.m.

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