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Tractor-trailer accident on I-81 in Rockbridge County cleared

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ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va.UPDATE

After closing down all southbound lanes, the tractor-trailer accident on I-81 in Rockbridge County near mile marker 182 has been cleared.


ORIGINAL STORY

A tractor-trailer accident has closed all I-81 southbound lanes in Rockbridge County, according to Virginia State Police.

Authorities say the crash involving two tractor-trailers happened near mile marker 182 around 3:15 a.m.

According to the Virginia Dept. of Transportation, crews hope to have the accident cleared before morning traffic picks up.