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Cleaning van crash closes lanes on Staples Mill

Posted at 12:49 PM, May 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-03 13:03:12-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — A crash involving a tractor trailer and a work van has impacted traffic on Staples Mill Road, near Dickens Road, in Henrico.

The crash was reported around noon on Tuesday.

Staples Mill Crash

The injuries associated with the crash seemed to be minor, but at least one person was taken to the hospital, Henrico Fire spokesman Capt. Taylor Goodman said.

Van crash Staples Mill Road

The van was carrying cleaning supplies.

The Henrico Fire HAZMAT team was called to the crash site to make sure those cleaning chemicals stayed out of the ground and away from the water.

Henrico Police are investigating the cause of the crash.

Information about charges in this crash was not immediately available.

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