Closings and Delays

Last Updated: Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:41:35 EDT

Traffic for Thursday July 02, 2015

UPDATED 4:40 pm -- 18 miles!!

This is near the Natural Bridge exit, the result of an earlier truck fire. State Police say one lane will remain blocked through the afternoon commute as crews remove the truck's load of rice.

On I-81 at mile marker 176 in the County of Rockbridge, motorists can expect major delays due to a vehicle fire. The north right lane and right shoulder are closed. Traffic cams now show northbound backups of 18 miles.


This is in the Christiansburg area, the result of earlier bridge repairs.

On I-81 South at mile marker 115 in the County of Montgomery, motorists can expect major delays due to congestion. Traffic backups are approximately 5.0 miles.