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2 hurt in UPS truck crash on Interstate 64

Posted at 6:48 AM, Jan 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-23 10:14:53-05

NEW KENT COUNTY, Va. -- A tractor trailer crash has impacted Tuesday morning traffic on Interstate 64 west in New Kent County. The crash was reported just east of Bottoms Bridge (mile marker 206).

The crash blocked lanes on the interstate during the morning rush hour. The traffic back up was marked clear at about 10 a.m.

The crash, which was reported at about 3:06 a.m., involved a UPS tractor trailer.

"The driver of a UPS tractor trailer ran off road right into several trees," Virginia State Police spokesperson Sgt Keeli Hill said. "The driver and one passenger were transported to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries. Both were wearing their seat belts."

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