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Traffic backed up on I-95 in downtown Richmond

Posted at 6:49 AM, May 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-06 07:59:12-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Big traffic back ups were reported Friday morning along Interstate 95 south in downtown Richmond.

"All lanes have reopened. The backup is now 5 miles. Continue to expect residual delays," VDOT advised at 8 a.m.

Earlier, the two right lanes were closed near Belvidere St. (mm 76) due to a crash, according to VDOT.

Also, high water is slowing traffic on I-95 North at mile marker 77.5 in downtown Richmond. The high water is in the left lane, according to VDOT.