RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A car crash involving a tractor-trailer caused heavy traffic backups on Interstate 95 in Richmond Monday.
Virginia State Police said officers responded to the single-vehicle crash just after 10 a.m., where they found a tractor-trailer that crashed into the cement Jersey wall. Police said the vehicle was traveling north on I-95 when it ran off of the left side of the highway and hit the wall.
According to police, the driver has non-life-threatening injuries.
The crash was located near mile marker 71.3. According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, the north left shoulder, left lane and center lane were closed. The south left shoulder and left lane were also closed.
According to VDOT, traffic backups reached two miles.
State police said the crash remains under investigation.