RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 95 North is causing backups in downtown Richmond.

According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, the crash took place at mile marker 78, just before the Hermitage Road off-ramp. The northbound right lane is currently closed.

511Virginia shows traffic backed up to the Mechanicsville Turnpike exit on Interstate 64 and to the East Broad Street exit on I-95. Drivers are asked to use alternate routes and expect delays.