UPDATE: All lanes open on I-81 at mile marker 171 after tractor trailer fire

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UPDATE: 10:36 a.m.: All lanes are open on I-81 after a tractor-trailer fire closed the interstate. Backups are now about one mile.

BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — The south right lane and right shoulder are closed on I-81 at mile marker 171 in Botetourt County because of a tractor trailer fire. Backups are about two miles as of 9:06 a.m.

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