UPDATE 5:35 p.m.: The previous crash involving multiple vehicles on I-81 in Roanoke County has been cleared.
Traffic is moving normally around this area.
UPDATE 4:25 p.m.: VDOT is reporting backups behind a multi-vehicle crash are reported to be two miles.
The crash is located at mile marker 135 on the southbound side of I-81 in Roanoke County.
UPDATE 4:10 p.m.: Authorities have arrived on-scene of a crash on I-81 south in Roanoke County near Glenvar at mile marker 135.
VDOT cameras show the vehicles involved have moved from the left shoulder and left lane to the right shoulder and both travel lanes have reopened; however, traffic is starting to back up in the area.
Drivers should use caution around this area.
ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) – A multi-car crash on I-81 south in Roanoke County is slowing traffic Saturday afternoon.
According to VDOT, the crash is at mile marker 135.
A VDOT traffic camera shows the left shoulder and left lane are currently blocked.
Drivers can expect delays in this area.