Woman, dog killed in wreck involving 5 vehicles; River Road closed near University of Richmond

River Road fatal wreck June 3, 2022.
Posted at 3:54 PM, Jun 03, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-03 17:09:42-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Police are investigating a deadly multi-vehicle crash near the University of Richmond in Henrico County Friday afternoon.

Officers were called to River Road at College Road just before 2 p.m. for a report of a crash.

The scene includes five vehicles spanning about a quarter of a mile, officials said.

"Investigators on scene have determined one adult female and a dog has succumbed to their injuries sustained in the crash," police said.

Police told WTVR CBS 6 that River Road between North Ridge Road and College Road would likely be closed for at least 3 to 4 hours.

"Please find an alternate route if traveling the area," police said.

No additional details were available at last check.

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