Smyth County, VA – Injury Crash on SB I-81 at MM 48.8
Smyth County, VA (February 9, 2024) – A crash occurred on February 9th, on southbound Interstate 81 at Mile Marker 48.8 (0.4 miles north of US-11 Exit 47), resulting in injuries among those involved. First responders promptly arrived at the scene, blocking off several lanes to attend to the victims. The injured were then transported to a local hospital for treatment. Details such as the number of vehicles involved and the severity of injuries are currently unknown. The closed travel lanes were later reopened. The cause of the crash is yet to be determined.
Our thoughts are with the injured individuals for a quick recovery.