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Westbound Hull St. Near Route 288 Reopens After Wreck

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CHESTERFIELD, VA—All lanes of westbound Hull Street near Route 288 have reopened following an overnight accident that temporarily closed travel lanes.

A overturned tractor trailer blocked  right and center lanes of Route 360 (Hull Street Road) westbound near Route 288.

Crews worked overnight and early Thursday morning to upright the tractor trailer and clear the scene.

The wreck happened at approximately 11:30 p.m. Wednesday night.

Police said the crash occurred when the driver of a tractor trailer was attempting to exit onto westbound Route 360.

The driver and ran off the left side of the roadway and the truck's cab and trailer overturned, spilling some of its contents out onto the roadway, police said.

The driver, Rory T. Jenkins Sr., 56, Richmond, suffered minor injuries and was taken to Chippenham Medical Center.

Jenkins has been charged with reckless driving and failure to maintain proper control.

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