Heavy congestion prompts detour on I-264 near Oceanfront

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Heavy congestion on Interstate 264 East had prompted a detour near the Virginia Beach Oceanfront Saturday night.

VDOT cameras showed heavy traffic on both the eat and westbound sides of I-264 Saturday evening.

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VDOT says all lanes were blocked at Parks Avenue, and motorists were being detoured to I-264 West.

Motorists were advised to expect heavy delays and to use an alternate route during the detour.

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There were a few other issues on I-264 in the area overnight, along with the congestion.

Virginia State Police say they worked a crash on I-264 West near Birdneck Road. The eastbound exit ramp from I-264 at Birdneck was closed for traffic control reasons, according to VDOT.

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