Overnight crash on northbound I-85 totals truck, causes oil spill just south of Petersburg

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PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — A crash on northbound I-85 shut down the merging lanes just south of Petersburg this morning.

VDOT crews cleaned up the crash that happened just after 2:40 a.m. near the I-85 and I-95 split.

There are no reports of injuries at this time but there was an oil spill across the northbound lanes.

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