Lane closure on I-81 North in Roanoke County - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Lane closure on I-81 North in Roanoke County

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Roanoke Co. -

The Virginia Department of Transportation is reporting that two miles of the right lane of Interstate 81 North in Roanoke County are closed this morning.

The stretch of highway between mile markers 138 and 140 is still undergoing road work from an overnight paving project, according to VDOT officials.

It was expected to be done by this morning, but there was a problem with the paving. The right lane will remain closed until it can be corrected.

Right now, there's no estimated time for when the lane will be back open.

VDOT is warning drivers to expect delays or seek alternate routes.

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