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Botetourt County, VA – Crash with Injuries on I-81 SB at MM 159.2

Botetourt County, VA (July 8, 2023) – A crash with injuries occurred Saturday, July 8, on southbound I-81 at MM159.2, approximately 2.6 miles north of Route 640 Exit 156. It was confirmed that multiple vehicles were involved in the incident.

, Botetourt County, VA – Crash with Injuries on I-81 SB at MM 159.2

Upon receiving the report, first responders arrived at the scene to assess the situation and provide assistance. The identities of the individuals involved in the accident have not been disclosed at this time.

Emergency personnel quickly initiated rescue efforts, ensuring the safety and well-being of the victims. The injured parties were promptly attended to, and appropriate medical care was administered at the scene. Further evaluation and treatment were then provided as necessary.

The precise extent of the injuries sustained, and the current condition of those involved are yet to be disclosed.

Authorities had temporarily closed one southbound travel lane on I-81 to facilitate the accident investigation.

Our thoughts are with the individuals affected by this accident, and we hope for their swift recovery.

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