Crash closes Broad St. at Staples Mill Rd.

Posted at 10:15 AM, Nov 23, 2013

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – A multi-car accident has closed the intersection of West Broad St. and Staples Mill Road near the Henrico County-Richmond line, according to multiple witnesses.

Police responded to the scene around 8:40 a.m.  According to witnesses, a car ran through a red light and hit a police vehicle and another car as well.  The officer was taken to VCU Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries.

Staples Mill Road was shut down around 8:45 a.m.  The crash team is still on scene.

Charges are pending against the driver.

This is a developing story.