UPDATE: Roanoke County crash cleared on I-81 South Wednesday

Roanoke Valley News

(Photo: Courtesy VDOT)

UPDATE 10:52 a.m.: VDOT says Wednesday morning’s wreck in Roanoke County has been cleared, allowing traffic on I-81 South to resume a regular flow.


ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A vehicle crash along I-81 South Wednesday morning has resulted in some backups in Roanoke County.

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) says the southbound right shoulder is closed at mile marker 142.7 on I-81.

However, traffic is already delayed for a mile along I-81 South, according to VDOT.

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