Motorcyclist airlifted to hospital after crash on I-81 in Botetourt County

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BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. - UPDATE 

I-81 South is now open.

ORIGINAL STORY

State police say a motorcycle driver was airlifted to the hospital after a wreck on I-81 in Botetourt County Wednesday morning. 

All southbound lanes are closed at mile marker 165. 

Traffic is backed up 4.5 miles, as of 11:30 a.m. 

There's no word on the driver's condition at this time. 

Check back for updates. 

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