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UPDATED: Traffic moving smoothly following crash in Rockbridge County

By David Seidel
Published On: Jun 18 2013 10:20:22 AM EDT
Updated On: Jun 18 2013 02:52:44 PM EDT
UPDATED: Traffic moving smoothly following crash in Rockbridge County
ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. -

Traffic cameras show traffic is moving smoothly now between Fairfield and Lexington in Rockbridge County.

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Southbound traffic on Interstate 81 is backed up about five miles between Fairfield and Lexington.

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A crash on Interstate 81 is slowing traffic between Fairfield and Lexington in Rockbridge County.

As of 1:15 p.m., only one southbound lane was open near mile marker 198.  Traffic was backed up about one mile, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

The crash appeared to involve a tractor trailer and at least one vehicle.