RICHMOND, VA – Officials with the Virginia Highway Patrol were forced to close multiple lanes on I-95 following a crash Friday afternoon.
According to the official 511 Virginia Twitter page, the collision occurred shortly after 1 p.m. within the northbound lanes of I-95, about a half-mile north of VA 161.
Update: Crash: NB on I-95 at MM78.6 (0.4mi north of VA-161 Exit78) in Richmond. 2 NB travel lanes closed. Delay 2 mi. 1:04PM
— 511 Virginia (@511statewideva) September 4, 2020
No injuries have been reported as a result of the crash. However, this situation is still developing.
Officials are advising motorists to avoid the area as traffic is expected to be backed up for a few hours while the crash is investigated and cleared from the roadway.
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