From Tracy Lynn:
Good Tuesday morning from the First Warning Traffic Center. State Police are working a crash on the right shoulder N. Rt. 288 @ Hopkins Rd. Also in Chesterfield, watch for accidents at Robious & Huguenot, & Hull St. @ Speeks Dr. In Richmond there is a garbage truck on fire at Hopkins Rd. near Holly Springs, and a wreck at Broad Rock & Leake Ave.
WEEKLY TRAFFIC OUTLOOK
These are current construction/ utility projects around the area to watch out for.
Richmond- Paving project through Nov 2010 along Broad St. from Belvidere to The Boulevard.
Richmond- Ramps closed for paving from 10pm - 6am include the ramp from N. I-95 to Broad St., Broad St. to N. I-95, & ramp from N. I-95 to E. I-64. Detours are posted.
Richmond/Henrico- Milling & paving from 8pm - 6am, S. I-95 from Hermitage Rd to just south of The Boulevard exit. The two left lanes will be closed.
Henrico- New Osborne Turnpike will be closed near Bickerstaff Road for railroad bridge work 9am - 3pm each day through Thursday, Oct. 28th. Traffic is detoured onto Rt. 5.
Henrico- Airport Connector Project through May 2011. Travel lanes will be reduced on 895 from I-295 to Laburnum Ave.
Henrico- Bridge work through Nov 2011 on I-295 near the Varina Enon Bridge.
Henrico- Gas main installation 7pm - 6am W. Broad St. (westbound) from Bethlehem Rd. to Wistar Rd. The right and center lanes will be closed.
Henrico- Water main installation 9pm - 6am westbound Patterson Ave. from Gaskins Rd. to Pump Rd. The right lane will be closed.
Chesterfield- New road construction 9am - 4pm Beulah Road from Orchardhill Dr. to Irongate Dr. Alternating lane closures.
Chesterfield- New road construction 9am - 4pm Happy Hill from Longmeadow to Sunset Ave. Alternating lane closures.
Chesterfield-Road widening 9am -3pm Iron Bridge Rd. near Krause Rd. Limited lane closures in each direction. Expect delays.
Chesterfield- Paving right & center lanes 8:30am - 5pm eastbound Iron Bridge Rd. from Iron Bridge Parkway to Lewis Rd.
Chesterfield- Utility project 9am - 4pm eastbound Midlothian Turnpike from Coalfield Rd. to Woolridge Rd.
Chesterfield- Concrete patching Thursday, July 29th through Oct 2011 S. Rt. 288 from Powhite Parkway to I-95. Crews will start on the northbound side spring of 2011. Expect delays due to alternating lane closures between 7pm - 6am.
Hanover- Gas main installation 9am - 7pm Mechanicsville Turnpike from River Road to Spring Run Rd.
Hanover- Road widening through May 2011. Pouncey Tract Rd. is closed from Rockville Rd. to Ashland Rd.
Goochland- Bridge joint repairs 9am - 4pm Maidens Rd. from Rt. 710 to Goochland County Line.
Powhatan- Shoulder/trench widening through Nov 2010 Anderson Highway in each direction from Powhatan to the Cumberland County Line.
Prince George- Paving 7am - 6pm James River Dr. (Rt. 10) from Pole Run Rd. to Beaver Castle Rd. There will be alternating lane closures through Nov 2010.
Prince George- Bridge repair 6:30am - 3pm S. I-95 @ Rt. 301. There will be alternating lane closures through Oct. 2010.