Vehicle accident on I-81 north at MM 145 causes 6-mile backup

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ROANOKE COUNTY (WSLS 10) - An accident near mile marker 145 was causing delays on Interstate 81 northbound Monday evening.

The accident closed the north left lane and backups were around six miles around 6:40 p.m.

The following was posted on 511Virginia.org:

I-81N at MM 145.7

On I-81 at mile marker 145.7 in the County of Roanoke, motorists can expect major delays due to a vehicle accident. The north right shoulder is closed. Traffic backups are approximately 6.0 miles.

Last updated: Mon 11/16/2015 6:55 PM EST