UPDATE: VDOT says the earlier reported tractor-trailer crash on Interstate 81 at mile marker 139 in Roanoke County is now cleared.

Drivers traveling this route can expect normal traffic flow in this area.

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — According to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), there is a tractor-trailer crash causing delays.

VDOT says the accident is on I-81 at mile marker 139 in Roanoke County, causing the north right lane and right shoulder lane to close.

According to reports, anyone driving that way should expect delays, as traffic is backed up for about three miles.