UPDATE: Montgomery County crash cleared, lanes reopened on I-81 North

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UPDATE 12:44 p.m.: VDOT says crews have cleaned up the scene of Friday morning’s crash in Montgomery County, allowing all lanes of I-81 North to reopen. However, VDOT’s traffic cameras still show some slow moving traffic in the area of the crash.


MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Northbound motorists along I-81 in Montgomery County are backed up for several miles Friday morning because of a vehicle crash.

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) says the left shoulder and left lane are closed at mile marker 129 on I-81 North.

At this time, Montgomery County traffic is backed up for approximately four miles from the scene of the crash.

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