UPDATE: All lanes on Route 1 have now been reopened at Potomac Creek Drive, according to VDOT.

STAFFORD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — All northbound and southbound traffic on Route 1 are closed in Stafford County near Potomac Creek Drive due to police activity.

According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, a detour, which will take northbound traffic to Centreport Parkway and southbound traffic to Eskimo Hill Road, will be put in place shortly.

It is not yet known how soon the road will reopen. Nearby drivers are asked to avoid the area.