Traffic clear after crash closes lanes on James River Bridge

Credit: VDOT 511

UPDATE: Traffic is now moving on the JRB. The crash has cleared.


NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A crash has closed all northbound lanes on the US-17 James Rivers Bridge.

VDOT tweeted about the accident shortly before 6 a.m. Monday. Traffic cameras along the bridge showed a long line of traffic stacking up on the northbound side, going into Newport News.

Motorists can use the Monitor Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel as an alternative.

Credit: VDOT 511
Credit: VDOT 511

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