UPDATE: The scene has since been cleared and all lanes have been reopened, according to VDOT.

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A debris spill on Interstate 95 North in Richmond is causing significant backups.

According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, the debris is at mile marker 77.3, between the Chamberlayne Avenue and Arthur Ashe Boulevard exits. The northbound left shoulder, left lane and center lane are all closed.

According to VDOT, traffic is currently backed up about 4.5 miles. Drivers in the area are asked to use alternate routes and expect delays.