According to VDOT, drivers can expect lingering traffic due to the accident that involved a tractor trailer. At one point in the day, delays were 10 miles long.
Dispatch says the accident occurred near the I-66 and I-81 interchange. The crash also affected I-66 westbound in Warren County Wednesday, where officials say the interstate experienced delays due to congestion.
No word on the extent of injuries at this time. Stay tuned.
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