VDOT pre-treats roads ahead of potential winter weather

VDOT pre-treats roads ahead of potential winter weather
VDOT crews are pre-treating roads on Tuesday as winter weather nears Virginia.

(WWBT) - VDOT is pre-treating roads on Tuesday in anticipation of winter weather moving through the area.

VDOT pre-treated I-95 in the Fredericksburg area Monday night and additional roads were being pre-treated throughout Central Virginia on Tuesday.

Additionally, VDOT will be staging equipment in preparation for clearing roads of snow and ice.

Snow is expected early Wednesday, with op to 6 inches is possible in the Fredericksburg area with Richmond more likely to see between 1 and 3 inches.

South of Richmond in Chesterfield and Petersburg, up to 1 inch is expected.

The snow is expected to change over to rain by Wednesday afternoon.

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