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One dead in motorcycle accident on I-81

By News 5 Staff, news@wcyb.com
Published On: Jun 23 2014 04:36:04 PM CDT
Virginia State Police
SMYTH COUNTY, Va. -

One person is confirmed dead after a crash on Interstate 81 near Marion.

Monday at 2:58 p.m., Virginia State Police were called to the scene of a single-vehicle crash in the northbound lanes of I-81 near the 48 mile marker.

The crash involved a motorcycle. There was one confirmed fatality; the victim's name has not been released.

All lanes were reopened as of 3:45 p.m.