Virginia State Police have confirmed that two people were killed in a pileup crash involving multiple semi trucks on Wednesday.

The crash occurred around 5:15 p.m. on northbound I-81 at the Pulaski-Wythe County line in Virginia.

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Troopers say that six vehicles collided near mile marker 87.

Police confirmed that two people died in the crash. It isn’t clear yet how many were injured.

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The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Miles-long traffic backups were reported, but all lanes of northbound I-81 have reopened.

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