PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — A tractor-trailer driver was seriously injured in a crash on Interstate 85 north in Petersburg. The crash occurred at 2:18 p.m. on Wednesday.

The tractor-trailer was hauling metal pipes when the driver ran off the side of the road at Exit 68 towards Interstate 95 south.

The crash was located near Graham Road.

Cars were backed up into Wednesday evening.

The driver has been identified as a 67-year-old man from North Carolina.