UPDATE 12/1 12:31 p.m.: VDOT reports the crash on Interstate 81 at mile marker 139 in Roanoke County is now clear.

They say the northbound right lane and right shoulder are open. Drivers can expect normal travel flow in this area.



ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is reporting a crash on Interstate 81 at mile marker 139 in Roanoke County.

VDOT says drivers can expect delays in this area. They say the northbound right lane and shoulder are closed at this time.

Traffic is currently backed up at approximately six miles.