Tractor trailer overturns on I-85N in Dinwiddie County after hitting golf cart in middle of road

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A tractor trailer rolled over on I-85 north in Dinwiddie County early Wednesday morning.

Police tell 8News a golf cart fell off the bed of an unknown trailer. The driver of the tractor-trailer driving northbound did not see the golf cart in the middle of the road, causing them to hit it and overturn.

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The driver received non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to the hospital.

Troopers say the tractor trailer was delivering food to a Super Value in Mechanicsville.

The United States Department of Agriculture decided to salvage the food from the truck.

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The scene has not been cleared yet because crews have to unload the cargo by hand before the truck can be towed.

The right lane is closed and drivers should expect delays.

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