TRAFFIC ALERT: Tractor-trailer accident closes lane

Posted at 3:23 PM, May 22, 2012
and last updated 2012-05-22 16:09:11-04

HANOVER, Va. (WTVR) – A tractor-trailer accident around 2 p.m. on Interstate 95 southbound at mile marker 87 has closed the right lane of until further notice.

Officials also said the exit to Sliding Hill Road (86A) is also closed because of the wreck.

Sgt. Molnar with the Virginia State Police said that the driver ran off the right side of the road, hit the guardrail and went down an embankment.

The driver is not injured, according to police.

The crash remains under investigation.