UPDATE, 6 p.m.: All lanes of Interstate 95 northbound are now open at mile marker 123 in Spotsylvania County, between Exit 118/Thornburg and Exit 126/Massaponax, according to a news release from VDOT.

The agency asks travelers to call 511 or visit 511Virginia.org for real-time congestion information as traffic backup clears. 

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UPDATE, 5:40 p.m.: Two lanes of Interstate 95 northbound are open at mile marker 123 in Spotsylvania County, according to a news release from VDOT. The center and right lane have reopened to traffic, and the left lane remains closed to clear the scene of an earlier crash, the agency said. 

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According to an update from Virginia State Police, a wreck along Interstate 95 involved a single vehicle. A previous report from VDOT had described the incident as a multi-vehicle crash.

At 1:26 p.m. Friday, Virginia State Police responded to the crash in the northbound lanes of I-95 at the 123.9-mile marker in Spotsylvania County. All lanes of I-95 are closed at this time, with a detour set up, the State Police said in a 4 p.m. statement.

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The crash has closed all northbound Interstate 95 lanes between the Thornburg and Massaponax exits, according to a release sent by the Virginia Department of Transportation shortly after 2 p.m. Friday.

VDOT said travelers "should expect significant northbound travel delays in (the) area."

Traffic is being detoured to U.S. 1 at the Thornburg exit. That traffic can get back on I-95 at the Massaponax exit.

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