An overturned tractor trailer is blocking both directions of traffic in the 5300 block of Catawba Creek Road. The road will be closed for the next 4 - 8 hours as police work to clear the road.
Police are asking motorists to seek an alternate route or avoid the area.
Catawba Creek Road is mainly used by motorists as a shortcut to travel between Botetourt County and Catawba, avoiding the major roadways.
The accident occurred just before 11:30 a.m. The driver did not sustain any injuries.