Tractor-trailer hauling trash overturns in Chesterfield

Chesterfield County

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A tractor-trailer overturned on the ramp from southbound Route 76 to southbound Route 288 in Chesterfield Friday.

According to Virginia State Police, a 1999 Peterbilt tractor-trailer hauling trash, was taking the ramp when it lost control and overturned. 

As a result of the crash, lost was the load of trash the tractor-trailer was carrying. Fortunately, no one was injured. The driver was wearing his seatbelt.

Speed is being considered a factor. Troopers summoned the driver for reckless driving and failure to maintain control.

An investigation is ongoing.

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