Check out Ned Oliver’s Tweet history about today’s event here. Click the link below to see the whole story.
I'm at the police stand off on 95 in Richmond near Belvidere. SWAT team has been issuing commands to man in sedan for the past 10 minutes. Can't quite make it out, but sayig something like 'the fist step is to get out of the car' pic.twitter.com/pWo9DZylpU
— Ned Oliver (@nedoliver) March 21, 2018
RICHMOND, Va. – Traffic is at a standstill on I-95 in Richmond near the Belvidere Street exit after all southbound and northbound travel lanes were closed as of 3:32 p.m. Wednesday.
Traffic at standstill
A shot from a traffic camera at 3:40 p.m. showed a massive police presence on the normally busy interstate and all six lanes of the interstate blocked.
Northbound traffic is being diverted from the interstate and Chamberlayne Avenue exit.
VDOT officials said there was a two-mile backup in both directions as of 4:05 p.m.
For more on this story visit WTVR HERE