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RE: RT 7 Pownal CLOSED

UPDATE: South Bound lane is open for travel. North bound lane is closed.


From: Dyer, Brianna via DPS.VSPMedia <> Sent: Saturday, February 5, 2022 12:06 PM To: DPS - Roadway Alert <>; AOT - Road Closures <> Subject: RT 7 Pownal CLOSED


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State of Vermont  

Department of Public Safety  

Vermont State Police  

Shaftsbury Barracks 


Press Release – Highway / Traffic Notification 


US Route 7  in both directions is CLOSED in the town of POWNAL, near VT Route 346  due to a motor vehicle accident. 


This incident is expected to last for UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  Specific details are not yet available and updates will be provided as appropriate.    


Motorists should expect delays in the area, or seek alternate routes.   


Please drive carefully.  



Brianna Dyer

Emergency Communications Dispatcher II

Vermont State Police

1330 Westminster Heights RD

Westminster, Vermont 05158

(802) 722-4600 Business

(802) 722-4690 Fax