PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — A tractor-trailer crash that shut down all southbound lanes of Interstate 85 in Petersburg near the Squirrel Level Road exit on Friday morning has been cleared, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.
According to a state police spokesperson, a tractor-trailer “hauling non-hazardous materials” overturned on I-85’s southbound ramp to Route 1. The driver was hurt but is expected to survive, police said.
The crash closed both southbound lanes and the left shoulder at mile marker 65, according to VDOT. State police said the crash was under investigation.
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