Delays on I-81 North in Rockbridge County after tractor-trailer hits ambulance

Near mile marker 194

A crash on I-81 North involving an ambulance is causing delays on Thursday evening.
A crash on I-81 North involving an ambulance is causing delays on Thursday evening. (VDOT)

ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. – A crash on I-81 North involving an ambulance caused delays on Thursday evening.

A tractor-trailer hit an ambulance near mile marker 194.7 in Rockbridge County, according to the Lexington Fire Department.

As of 10:01 p.m., traffic was backed up a half mile and the northbound left shoulder and left lane were closed, according to VDOT.

Traffic was backed up for several miles at one point.

**UPDATE** All LFD Personnel are ok. I-81 NB 194 MM shut down. LFD ambulance hit by a tractor trailer. No further details at this time.

Posted by Lexington Fire Department, VA on Thursday, May 21, 2020

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