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Slide closes portion of southwest Virginia roadway

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Grayson County, VA -

An extensive slide that occurred over the weekend on Route 94 in Grayson County has closed a section of Route 94 between Route 634 (Grinders Mill Road) and Route 882 (Knuckles Curve Road).

No timeframe for reopening has been established. Repairs will begin this week; however, it may be a month or longer before repairs can be made due to the size and extent of slide damage.

Motorists and trucks can use Routes 94 and 274 to avoid the closure. Local traffic wanting to travel from Fries to Galax can use Routes 606 and 721 across the low-water bridge to Glendale Avenue.

The above information was provided by the Virginia Department of Transportation.

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