UPDATE: Crash cleared on I-581 in Roanoke after creating afternoon traffic slowdown

Roanoke Valley News

(Image courtesy of VDOT).

UPDATE 4:32 p.m.: VDOT has cleared a crash on I-581 after it shut down one travel lane for afternoon commuters in Roanoke.

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) – A crash on I-581 in Roanoke has closed one travel lane for afternoon commuters.

The crash, according to VDOT, is located at mile marker five and is affecting drivers heading south where the right lane and right shoulder are closed.

Drivers using this section of I-581 can expect minor delays as cleanup efforts are continuing.

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