Richmond Marathon update

Good morning from Gray. Here's a look at some of the stories you will want to catch before you leave the house on 12 News Today.

New this morning, crews just re-opened several northbound lanes of I-195 after a car fire. The vehicle caught fire on the Powhite Parkway Bridge near Douglas Dale Road. We have calls into the Richmond Police Department to find out more.

There is a big Traffic Alert if you're heading downtown this weekend. The Richmond Marathon will shut down a number of streets in the city. You have from 11a-m, to 9 o'clock tonight, to pick up your race packets at the Arthur Ashe Center. There's no pick-up on Saturday, so this is your one-and-only chance. You'll need a photo I-D for yourself, and anyone else you're picking up for. You can find all the details on

Happening today, Governor McAuliffe will once again tackle corruption in state government. A meeting on a special task force meets at 9:30 this morning at the State Capitol .You'll remember, the commission was formed in the wake of the public trial of Governor McDonnell and his wife Maureen. It's the second meeting to take place in Richmond.

Join us for these stories and more, plus breaking news as it happens, on 12 News Today from 4:30-7am. We are up to the minute, the minute you're up.