Tuesday Pothole Alert: Franconia Road

SPRINGFIELD, Va. (WUSA9)-- Vanessa Brown of Springfield wrote into WUSA9's Pothole Patrol Team, "Major pothole at intersection of Franconia Road and Commerce Street."

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When our cameras showed up, we found more than one pothole. We found several pits, some deeper than others, on both Franconia and Commerce. Once drivers passed the light at the intersection, they moved right trying to avoid a big pothole on east bound Franconia. Once they made their way through the intersection another set of potholes greeted them further down the road.

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Meanwhile heading north on Commerce Street, cars were trying to avoid the left lane all together so they wouldn't hit a few potholes before approaching the Franconia intersection.

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WUSA9 has notified the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) about the potholes at this intersection.

If you have a pothole you would like help with fixing, tell WUSA9.


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