VDOT continues to treat roads following multiple accidents across Central Virginia


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Sleek roads and icy conditions caused problems for people driving in Central Virginia Saturday morning.

Authorities responded to multiple crashes, according to VDOT traffic pages. Including an accident that shut down all northbound travel lanes on I-95 in Richmond after a tractor-trailer flipped on its side.

8News Meteorologist Travis Michaels advises drivers to stay alert on the roads as low temperatures can cause icy conditions.

To improve the conditions on I-95, VDOT said they will be treating high and low volume roads.

8News tracked a number of accidents in our area this morning that affected weekend travel. All the accidents have since cleared.

NB on I-195 at MM2 in Richmond

All northbound travel lanes on I-95 in Richmond were closed after a tractor-trailer flipped on its side.

EB on I-64 at MM186 in Henrico County

All eastbound travel lanes closed due to a multi-vehicle accident. State Police blocked off traffic while the accident cleared.

NB on I-295 at MM43 in Henrico County

Drivers experienced delays as two northbound travel lanes were closed following a multi-vehicle accident.

Stay with 8News for updates. To track traffic across Central Virginia, click here.



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