Repairs to close Buggs Island Road, Kerr Dam bridge
Motorists can expect detours in the area of Kerr Dam, May 8 until May 10, due to upcoming bridge repairs.
The Virginia Department of Transportation will close Buggs Island Road (Route 4) to through traffic over Kerr Dam in Mecklenburg County beginning on Tuesday, May 8 for bridge repairs. Weather permitting, the work is expected to be complete by Thursday, May 10.
During the time of the repair, motorists should use the posted detour routes. The detour route for northbound will ask motorists to take Jerusalem Rd. east to Mineral Springs Rd. north to Route 1 north to Redlawn Rd. west back to Buggs Island Rd. (Rt. 4). The detour route for southbound will ask motorists to take Redlawn Rd. east to Route 1 south to Mineral Springs Rd. south to Jerusalem Rd. west back to Buggs Island Rd.
Multiple bridge closures may be necessary to complete repairs.
For the latest real-time traffic information or road conditions, call 511 or visit http://www.511virginia.org.