The Town of Killington command center has identified with the help of state and local police an access route out of Killington towards Bridgewater, at which point cars will be able to access Interstate 89.
Note that this route is one-lane only and will be slow moving as police assist all vehicles. This route will be open only during the following hours as travel in the dark is not advised. The road will be closed again outside of the following hours.
August 30, 2011: 6 – 7 pm
August 31, 2011: 8 am – 10 am
Anyone wishing to leave town should proceed directly down the Killington Access Road. All cars will be directed to make a right turn at the bottom of the road and proceed towards Bridgewater.
This is a one-way route and cars will not be allowed to return to Killington until further notice.
Only Rt. 4 is open – side roads are not advisable.
Obstacles still remain in road and drivers are advised to drive at their own risk.
Drivers should not attempt this route after dark and are reminded the route will reopen from 8 – 10 am on August 31.