I-95 southbound lanes near Belvidere Street reopen after flooding

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — All lanes on southbound I-95 in Richmond near Belvidere Street have reopened, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

However, there is still a four-mile backup and are asking drivers to use alternate routes. Delays should be expected.

Earlier, Virginia State Police reported that all southbound lanes on Interstate 95 were closed near mile marker 76 due to high water.

Earlier in the afternoon, police reported that several cars were stranded because of the flooding.

This is a developing story. Stay with 8News for updates.

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