REMINDER: BRIDGE REPLACEMENT TO CLOSE CARSON ROAD IN DINWIDDIE

DINWIDDIE – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will close Carson Road (Route 703) to through traffic between Brick Road (Route 668) and Malones Road (Route 667) in Dinwiddie beginning Tuesday, February 14 for a bridge replacement project. The 79-year-old structure is located over the Rowanty Creek. Construction is expected to be complete by December 2017.

During construction, drivers should follow the posted detour routes:
• Eastbound Carson Rd. (Rt. 703) – Take Old Stage Rd. (Rt. 670/Rt. 605/Rt. 669) north to Halifax Rd. (Rt. 604) south to Brick Rd. (Rt. 668) south back to Carson Rd. (Rt. 703) east.
• Westbound Carson Rd. (Rt. 703) – Take Brick Rd. (Rt. 668) north to Halifax Rd. (Rt. 604) north to Old Stage Rd. (Rt. 670/Rt. 605/Rt. 669) south back to Carson Rd. (Rt. 703) west.

Anyone with questions about the project can call VDOT’s customer service center at 800-FOR-ROAD (800-367-7623).

For more information about the project, visit http://bit.ly/2lfRu2Z. For the latest real-time traffic information or road conditions, call 511 or visit http://www.511virginia.org.