Driver flips truck, knocking over utility pole on Newbys Bridge Road

Posted at 10:50 PM, Aug 29, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-29 23:39:52-04

CHESTERFIELD, Va- Crews responded to the 5400 block of Newbys Bridge Road after the driver of a truck ran off the road and flipped over.

According to Chesterfield police, the accident happened just before 7p.m.

The driver was traveling in the east bound lane of Newbys Bridge Road, that when police say the driver reared off the road, overturned and hit an utility pole.

The driver was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Newbys Bridge Road was shut down while crews worked, but is now reopen.

Dominion power crews are working to repair the utility pole.