Update: I-81 in Montgomery Co. Back Open After Deadly Accident

Update 1:40 p.m.:

Montgomery Co., VA - Officials have reopened I-81 in Montgomery County after a fatal accident Wednesday.


Update: 11:15 a.m.:

Montgomery Co., VA - State Police say a man was hit and killed on I-81 in Montgomery County Wednesday morning.

Officers were on the scene at about 6:45 a.m.

According to police, the man was hit by at least two or three vehicles at mile marker 108, near the overpass for Route 787.

Both the left and right southbound lane as well as the entrance ramp on I-81 are still closed as police investigate. The man's identity has not been released.


Montgomery Co., VA - An accident is causing delays on I-81 in Radford.

According to VDOT, the south left and right lane are closed due to an accident at mile marker 108.

Traffic is being detoured at exit 109.

We will bring you more information as we get it.