VDOT News - Staunton
Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Sept. 20, 2017
I-81 NORTHBOUND RIGHT LANE CLOSED IN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY
STAUNTON – (6:30 p.m.) The right northbound lane of Interstate 81 is closed in Rockbridge County just north of the Botetourt County line. This is due to a crash involving several tractor trailers near mile marker 174. Incident response crews are working to remove the vehicles, but estimate at least two more hours before the right lane reopens.
Earlier this afternoon both lanes were closed.
Motorists should expect significant delays in this area as clean-up continues.
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