VDOT News - Staunton
Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Jan. 16, 2020
I-81 SOUTHBOUND LANES REOPEN AT CRASH SITE IN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY
STAUNTON – (9:10 p.m.) All Interstate 81 southbound lanes have reopened at a multivehicle crash site near mile marker 240 in Rockingham County. A crash involving two tractor trailers, a cargo van and two passenger vehicles blocked both southbound lanes earlier this afternoon. The incident was reported around 2 p.m. Wednesday. Traffic was backed up seven miles.
Motorists should expect delays as congestion clears the area.
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