Update: Crash has been cleared that caused several mile backups on I-81 in Roanoke

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UPDATE: 4:46 p.m.: VDOT says the the crash has been cleared.

UPDATE 4:09 p.m.: VDOT says the north right shoulder remains closed. Traffic backups are about 2.5 miles.

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — A car crash is causing delays on Interstate 81 at mile marker 132.4 in Roanoke.

The north right lane and shoulder are closed. Traffic backups are about 3.0 miles.

We’ll continue to follow this and bring you the latest information as it comes into the newsroom.

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