Driver clinging to life after vehicle veers off Chesterfield roadway

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CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A driver is clinging to life after his vehicle veered off a Chesterfield roadway Wednesday afternoon.

Virginia State Police told 8News a 2003 Saturn Navigator was traveling northbound on Interstate-295, south of East Hundred Road (Route 10) when the vehicle ran off the left side of the road.

According to troopers, the vehicle traveled about 300 feet into the median and then plummeted onto Route 10.

The driver was the only person in the car. Troopers say the driver was taken to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The serious crash shut down all westbound and eastbound lanes on East Hundred Road (Route 10) near the Interstate-295 ramp. All lanes have since reopened.

This is a developing story. Stay with 8Newd for updates.

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