Overturned log truck closes I-295 north ramp

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HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The ramp from Mechanicsville Turnpike (Route 360) west to Interstate 295 North is closed after a fully loaded log truck overturned Wednesday morning.

The crash occurred shortly before 9 a.m.

Sgt. James Cooper with the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office says the ramp is expected to be closed for most of the morning while cleanup is underway.

State Police said that as the tractor-trailer was attempting to take the ramp, the load shifted forcing the tractor and trailer to overturn.

No injuries were reported and no charges have been placed.

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