UPDATE: Tractor-trailer wreck on I-81 North in Roanoke County cleared

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ROANOKE CO., Va. (WDBJ7) UPDATE, 3:00 p.m.:

The tractor trailer accident that caused some major delays on I-81N in Roanoke County has been cleared.

UPDATE:

Traffic is still moving slowly on I-81 in Roanoke County after a tractor trailer wreck on Tuesday.

It happened at mile marker 135.

As of 2:45 p.m. backups are now down to just 1 mile.

ORIGINAL STORY:

A tractor-trailer wreck is causing major delays on I-81 in Roanoke County on Tuesday.

It happened at mile marker 135. The northbound left lane is closed.

As of 1:45 p.m., there was a 5-mile backup.