TRAFFIC ALERT: Massive backups cleared on I-64 and I-95

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Two massive backups snarled traffic on Interstates 64 and 95 near Richmond Friday night.

Cars on Interstate 64 west in Henrico were backed up for 17 miles near mile marker 203, close to the New Kent line, due to a downed tree. The tree has since been cleared and traffic is back to normal.

Traffic was backed up for 12 miles on Interstate 95 north and 6 miles south in Hanover near Doswell due to congestion. The area was cleared by 6:30 p.m.

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