Blackwater South Quay bridge to close for repairs

Published 9:41 am Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Crews with the Virginia Department of Transportation will close the South Quay Bridge (Route 189) over the Blackwater River for repairs beginning Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 7 a.m., and continuing through Monday, Jan. 5, at noon.

A signed detour will be in place. East- and westbound traffic will be detoured via Southampton Parkway (US-58) and Smiths Ferry Road (US-258).

Motorists are encouraged to visit, call 511, download Virginia’s free 511 mobile app or listen to Highway Advisory Radio (HAR) 1680 AM or call the Traffic Information Line at 757-361-3016 for current traffic and travel information.