CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A multi-car crash on Iron Bridge Road caused backups for drivers on Thursday afternoon.
According to the Chesterfield County Police Department (CCPD), at approximately 2:40 p.m., police responded to a report of a vehicle, later determined to be a GMC Suburban, driving recklessly westbound on Route 10. As officers were responding, a crash happened on Iron Bridge Road, near the intersection of Branders Bridge Road. That crash involved the Suburban and three other vehicles: two Honda CRVs and a Subaru Forester, which had overturned.
A spokesperson for the department said that investigation of the crash revealed that the Suburban hit the back of the Forester, which pushed the front of the Forester into the first CRV; the Forester then overturned and hit the side of the second CRV, which was next to it.
Authorities told 8News that the driver of the Suburban was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Multiple lanes were closed to traffic throughout the afternoon as a result of the incident.
The investigation is ongoing. No charges have been filed yet.
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