Crash closes lanes of Staples Mill Road Tuesday morning

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — An accident is closing lanes of Staples Mill Road in Henrico Tuesday morning.

Authorities say that a head-on collision happened just after 5 a.m. on Staples Mill Road/Route 33 near I-295.

Police say that it appears that a driver heading west crossed into the eastbound lanes before slamming into another car head on.

Both drivers were taken to VCU Medical Center with injuries that do not appear to be life-threatening.

The cause of crash remains under investigation. As of now, police say it’s still unclear if anyone will be charged.

All westbound lanes are now open. One eastbound lane is still closed. Police are not sure when the scene will be clear.

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