I-295 flyover project completed

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - After three years of construction, the I-295 flyover in the Short Pump area is complete.

The Virginia Department of Transportation said the $67 million project finished within four days of its scheduled completion.  The project finished under budget at an estimated $1.1 million.

The purpose of the flyover was to alleviate congestion and safety problems at the I-295/I-64 interchange.

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