Southgate Drive closed for construction

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BLACKSBURG (WSLS 10) -  A traffic alert in the New River Valley could affect your commute.

Southgate Drive in Blacksburg is now closed for the next several days.

Workers are installing two drainage pipes.

Drivers will need to use Prices Fork Road to enter Virginia Tech's Campus.

Monday, Southgate Drive was down to one lane while workers got started.

It's expected to fully reopen Friday.