I-81S ramp reopens after tractor-trailer accident closes exit 137 in Salem

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SALEM (WSLS 10) - The ramp to exit 137 on southbound Interstate 81 reopened after a tractor trailer accident Tuesday.

The crash happened early Tuesday morning along I-81 southbound at mile marker 137. According to VDOT, the south exit ramp was closed. It reopened shortly after 1 p.m.

Traffic backups were approximately 3 miles, but no traffic could be seen on VDOT's 511Virginia.org online cameras around 1:30 p.m.