HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A crash on Interstate 295 North is causing delays in Hanover County.

According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, the crash took place at mile marker 38.6, just past the exit to Pole Green Road. As a result of the incident, the north left shoulder and left lane are closed and traffic is backed up about 2.5 miles.

Traffic backed up on I-295 North in Hanover County. Image credit: Virginia Department of Transportation 511

Motorists are asked to use alternate routes and expect delays. For real-time traffic information and highway cameras, visit 511Virginia.org.