Morning commute delayed on Powhite Parkway eastbound due to crash, debris

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Drivers experienced delays this morning on Powhite Parkway (VA-76) eastbound due to a crash near the ramp from I-195 north (Downtown Expressway).

(Photo credit: Mrs. Jenn S. on Twitter)

The backups from the crash ran all the way back to the Mechanicsville Turnpike intersection.

At 6:45 a.m., the Virginia Department of Transportation said there was a vehicle crash and lane closures are in place. There was also debris in the road.

Crews were able to clean up by 8 a.m. and backups started to clear.

Backups on VA-76 Wednesday morning. (Photo: 8News Reporter Autumn Childress)

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