Scene cleared after crash, lane closure reported on Interstate 81 in Botetourt County

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UPDATE 7:33 A.M.: The crash on Interstate 81 in Botetourt County has cleared and all lanes have re-opened.

UPDATE 6:56 A.M.: The crashes on U.S. 220 in Botetourt County, mile marker Interstate 139.6 in Roanoke County, and I-81 at mile marker 73 in Wythe County have cleared. The crash on Interstate 81 at mile marker 149.6 is still an active scene with the north left lane and shoulder closed.

BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Traffic accidents are reported at multiple locations along Interstate 81 Tuesday morning.

In Botetourt County, a crash on Interstate 81 at mile marker 149.6 has left the north left lane and left shoulder closed. Another crash was reported on U.S. 220 North in Botetourt County near Main and Roanoke Streets. VDOT reports lane closures because of this crash.

Crashes continue down Interstate 81. A crash at mile marker 73 in Wythe County has closed the south right shoulder. Another crash at mile marker 139.6 in Roanoke County has closed the north right shoulder.

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