UPDATE: Tractor-trailer crash cleared on I-81 south in Botetourt County

Roanoke Valley News

Tractor-trailer crash on I-81 southbound north of Buchanan. (Image courtesy of VDOT).

UPDATE 9:35 p.m.: The earlier crash involving a tractor-trailer on I-81 south near the Buchanan vicinity has bee cleared.

Traffic is flowing normally around this area.

BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – A tractor-trailer crash is creating some issues for travelers on I-81 south in Botetourt County, near Buchanan.

According to VDOT, the crash is located at mile marker 172 where the right lane and right shoulder are both closed due to the crash.

Expect delays if you are heading in that direction.

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