UPDATE: Traffic flow returns to normal on I-581 north in Roanoke after earlier crash

Roanoke Valley News

Traffic is backing up behind a crash on I-581 north in Roanoke. (Image courtesy of VDOT).

UPDATE 6:00 p.m. A VDOT traffic camera is showing that traffic on I-581 is flowing normally around the scene of an earlier crash.

The crash was located shortly past the Orange Avenue exit of I-581 northbound.


ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) – A crash is causing problems for drivers along a stretch of I-581 northbound.

According to VDOT, the crash is at mile marker 2.2, past the Orange Avenue exit.

The northbound center lane, right lane and right shoulder are all closed due to the crash.

Drivers can expect delays if traveling in this area.

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