UPDATE: Vehicle accident on I-581S in Roanoke cleared

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ROANOKE, Va (WDBJ7) --

UPDATE:

VDOT reports that an accident that caused backups on I-581S has been cleared.

The crash had the south right and center lanes closed for a time.

There's no word yet in injuries.

WDBJ7 is working to get more information.

ORIGINAL STORY:


A vehicle accident is causing some delays on I-581S in Roanoke.

It happened at mile marker 0.5. Right now the south left lane and center lanes are closed.

According to VDOT traffic backups are currently about 1.5 miles long.

WDBJ7 is working to get more information.

This is a developing story. Stay with WDBJ7 for updates.