Brush fire along I-64 blocks lanes, causes backups

Brush fire along I-64 blocks lanes, causes backups
Interstate 64 (Source: VDOT)

NEW KENT Co., Va. (WWBT) - A brush fire along Interstate 64 in New Kent County blocked lanes and created backups on Tuesday.

According to VDOT, the east and west lanes at Emmaus Church Road were blocked due to the fire.

All lanes are now open, but at one point, backups were six miles eastbound and five miles westbound.

Delays are expected to continue.

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