Crash cleared on I-95 in Chesterfield Friday morning


CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WRIC) — Motorists may face long delays on I-95 South this morning, after a crash shut down all three southbound lanes.

According to Virginia State Police, they responded to the single-vehicle crash at 9:11 a.m. near mile marker 60.

State Police say a Jeep lost control and turned onto its side. The driver was transported to VCU Medical Center, but their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

A VDOT traffic camera showed the Jeep overturned in the center lane, with first responders on scene.

According to VDOT, the crash caused a 2 mile backup on I-95 South, although one lane of traffic was allowed past the scene of the accident on the left shoulder.

As of 11:00 a.m., the site of the crash has been cleared and traffic is moving normally.

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