Tractor trailer crash causes delays on I-81 North at MM 205
Published: Jun. 9, 2020 at 11:53 AM EDT
Drivers heading north on Interstate 81 should be prepared for delays in southern Augusta County around mid-day Monday.
According to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), a tractor trailer crash initially shut down I-81 North at mile marker 205, from about 11:45 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.
However, now, VDOT reports the left lane and left shoulder have reopened, leaving just the northbound right lane and right shoulder still closed.
As of 12:45 p.m., VDOT estimated backups has stretched to around six miles.
Additional congestion can be expected on Route 11 as drivers look for detours around the scene.