Crash cleared that caused traffic delays on I-81 South in Botetourt County

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UPDATE 12:15 a.m.: Crash near mile marker 154.9 on I-81 South has been cleared.

UPDATE 10:43 p.m.: Motorists can still expect delays on I-81 South in Botetourt County near mile marker 154.9 due to a tractor trailer crash.

Traffic backups are now estimated to be about 2.5 miles.


BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — According to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), motorists can expect delays on I-81 in Botetourt County near mile marker 154.9 due to a tractor trailer crash.

The southbound right lane and shoulder are closed at this time.

Traffic backups are estimated to be approximately 1 mile.

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