Traffic & Transportation
Three-vehicle crash sends four to hospital
June 10, 2016
STRASBURG – Four people, two of them Warren County High School students and one a recent graduate, were transported to hospitals after a three-vehicle crash on state Route 55 Friday afternoon.
Utility pole falls on vehicle
June 9, 2016
A woman was transported to the hospital Wednesday after a utility pole fell on her car in Warren County.
Front Royal man dies in crash
June 2, 2016
A two-vehicle accident Tuesday evening on Remount Road resulted in the death of a Front Royal man.
Front Royal police stepping up patrol next week
May 19, 2016
Front Royal Police officers will be among area police departments monitoring the streets during the nationwide Click It or Ticket campaign that starts next week.
Police prepare to buckle down on safety
May 12, 2016
WOODSTOCK – Area law enforcement will be taking extra steps to make sure drivers are buckled in for the national Click It or Ticket campaign.
VDOT to hold hearing on Monday
May 10, 2016
The Virginia Department of Transportation has invited the public to comment on projects recommended for funding through the state’s new scoring process.
VDOT to study Va. 55 East
May 2, 2016
FRONT ROYAL – State transportation officials say a study might help Warren County get money to improve John Marshall Highway.
Woman convicted of involuntary manslaughter
April 27, 2016
A Circuit Court jury Wednesday convicted Brooke Nicole Spindle of involuntary manslaughter in the traffic death of her friend Holly Anne Smedley, 25.
Vehicle strikes school bus near Maurertown
April 27, 2016
State police are investigating a crash involving a Shenandoah County school bus that occurred Wednesday morning.
Tractor cab transporting diesel catches fire
April 26, 2016
Traffic on John Marshall Highway near Linden was closed off for three hours Tuesday afternoon as Warren County Fire and Rescue Services units responded to a tractor trailer cab that had caught fire.
Overturned mulch truck halts traffic
April 22, 2016
Both sides of Va. 55 were closed off for nearly two hours Friday morning after a tractor-trailer carrying mulch overturned near Bobcat Lane.
Bus accident site is a VDOT focus project
April 19, 2016
When two charter buses carrying E. Wilson Morrison Elementary School students collided Monday afternoon in Warren County, a number of officials identified the scene as a problem area.
Crash in Woodstock pushes car onto guide wire
March 29, 2016
A motor vehicle incident on Saturday caused damage to a telephone pole near W.O. Riley Park in Woodstock.
Official: Entire D.C. Metro to shut down for inspections
March 15, 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) — The rail system that serves the nation’s capital and its Virginia and Maryland suburbs will shut down for a full day after a fire near one of the system’s tunnels, the system’s general manager announced Tuesday, posing a potentially disastrous commute for hundreds of thousands of workers in the federal government and private sector alike.
Cement truck overturns off I-81
March 11, 2016
Interstate 81 northbound lanes were temporarily closed off Friday morning after a single-vehicle crash near mile marker 292.
Steam locomotive trips to go through Front Royal
March 3, 2016
Watching the Norfolk & Western Class J 611 steam locomotive cruise through Front Royal in June could bring a wave of nostalgia to those who remember it.
Low water bridge project awaiting bids
February 26, 2016
The low-water bridge on Artz Road near Woodstock that was the scene of a fatal swift water incident Thursday is under advertisement for a replacement project.
Area man dies in crash
February 23, 2016
A Winchester man died Tuesday afternoon in a single vehicle crash on Glendobbin Road in Frederick County.
Cow corralled near interstate
February 16, 2016
Drivers on Interstate 81 Tuesday morning were advised by VDOT signs to keep on the lookout for rogue roadside cattle.
State police moving from Luray to Edinburg
January 11, 2016
The Virginia State Police will be moving their area office from Luray to a three-acre site near Edinburg following the purchase Friday of the land and several buildings.