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Lanes reopen, delay remains after car fire NB on I-81 in Botetourt Co.

(Courtesy: Colter Anstaett/WSLS)
(Courtesy: Colter Anstaett/WSLS) (Copyright 2020 by WSLS 10 - All rights reserved.)

Botetourt, Va. – A vehicle fire has shut down one northbound lane along Interstate 81 in Botetourt County, early Saturday morning. As of 11:30 a.m. all lanes have reopened, but a 2 mile delay remains.

No word on any injuries.

The fire was near MM171.5.

All northbound lanes were closed at one point.

Expect delays in the area.

This is a developing story. Stay with WSLS for the latest.


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