UPDATE 3:35 p.m.: Congestion continues behind an earlier crash on I-81 north in Roanoke.
According to VDOT, congestion is still approximately three miles at mile marker 141.
The original crash, at mile-marker 138.5, has since been cleared.
ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – A crash on I-81 is slowing traffic for drivers heading north into Roanoke County.
The crash is at mile-marker 138.5 on the northbound side of I-81.
According to VDOT, backups are reported to be approximately three and a half miles.
Drivers should consider finding an alternate route around this crash.