UPDATE: Tractor-trailer crash cleared along I-81 south in Wythe County

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A tractor-trailer crash on I-81 south has closed multiple lanes in Wythe County. (Image courtesy of VDOT).

UPDATE 4:10 p.m.: The tractor-trailer crash along I-81 south in Wythe County has been cleared.

Traffic is moving normally around this area.


WYTHE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – A tractor-trailer crash on I-81 south in Wythe County is causing a mess for drivers.

The crash is located at mile marker 75.9 approaching Wytheville.

VDOT says the south center lane, right lane and right shoulder are all shut down due to the crash.

Delays are reportedly around two miles.

Driver should consider finding another route around this incident.

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