Jen Ward 540-387-5238
Nov. 14, 2014
TRAFFIC ALERT: SOUTHBOUND INTERSTATE 581 CLOSED DUE TO MULTI-VEHICLE INCIDENT
SALEM – Due to a multi-vehicle accident, all three lanes of southbound Interstate 581 at mile marker 0 in Roanoke are currently closed. Traffic is currently backed up past Hershberger Road exit.
There is no estimated time for re-opening the southbound lanes on I-581, but responders are in the area and wreckers have arrived on the scene.
Drivers are encouraged to seek alternate routes and to watch for emergency vehicles and wreckers trying to gain access to the scene.
For updates on the lane closures, visit www.511Virginia.org.
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