UPDATE: Traffic appears to be moving freely again on I-81 near mile marker 140.4

Roanoke Valley News

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UPDATE: 6:11 p.m.: Traffic on I-81 near mile marker 140.4 appears to be moving more freely now.

UPDATE 5:11 p.m.: On I-81 at mile marker 140.4 in the County of Roanoke, motorists can still expect delays due to a disabled tractor-trailer.

Traffic backups have most recently been estimated at 3 miles in this area.

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — According to VDOT, motorists can expect delays on I-81 near mile marker 140.4 due to a disabled tractor-trailer.

The north left shoulder and left lane are closed at this time with traffic backups estimated to be approximately 1.5 miles.

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