Delays clear after crash on I-64 on Afton Mountain

Snapshot from VDOT traffic camera at MM 97.7 of Interstate 64 as of 11:43 a.m. on Nov. 14
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AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) — UPDATE (12:40 p.m.):

All lanes are reopen and all backups have cleared after a crash on Interstate 64 temporarily closed one eastbound lane near mile marker 98 on Thursday.


Drivers heading east on Interstate 64 should be prepared for delays heading up Afton Mountain around midday Thursday.

According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, a crash at mile marker 98 has closed the eastbound left shoulder and left lane.

As of 11:50 a.m., backups were estimated to stretch at least a mile back from the scene.

In the view from VDOT traffic cameras, a vehicle appears to be crashed in the median, with multiple first responder crews stopped in the left lane.

This is on Afton Mountain heading east from Waynesboro toward Charlottesville.