Traffic Alert: Bridge Restriction on Old Charlestown Road

The Virginia Department of Transportation is restricting Route 761 (Old Charlestown Road) 3 Miles West of Route 632 in Clarke Count County, Virginia effective immediately. The reason for this restriction is bridge damage and the restriction will remain in effect until further notice.

Restriction on the roadway will be single-lane traffic with 11-foot width limit. The bridge is restricted to vehicles weighing under 16-tons and tractor trailers are prohibited.

Detour for tractor trailers will be as follows:

Route 761 Westbound traffic in Clarke County will use Route 632 (Crums Church Road) South to Route 7 West to I-81 North to Exit 317 (Route 11).

Route 761 Eastbound traffic in Frederick County will use I-81 South to Exit 315 (Route 7) to Route 7 East to Route 632 (Crums Church Road) North to Route 761. Traffic will stop and proceed when the way is clear.