Update: Congestion on I-64 causes backups around Hampton Roads

Posted at 12:13 PM, Aug 17, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-17 19:29:27-04

Update: As of 6:13 p.m., VDOT is reporting that the earlier traffic congestion is now clear.

Norfolk, Va. – The Virginia Department of Transportation is reporting several traffic backups throughout Hampton Roads on Saturday morning.

VDOT is reporting congestion on I-64 West, prior to the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel. Traffic there is backed up seven miles to Granby Street.

There’s another backup on the peninsula, also on I-64 West, at Jefferson Avenue. Traffic there is backed up six miles.

Motorist in Chesapeake are experiencing delays at the High Rise Bridge on I-64 East. Traffic there is backed up to the 464 interchange.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates on your weekend commute.