Woman injured after car flips in Henrico County

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — State police are investigating after a vehicle flipped coming around the on-ramp onto Staples Mill Road from the highway early this morning, injuring one.

Shortly after 2 a.m., a vehicle ran off the road, down an embankment and overturned in the on-ramp to Staples Mill Road from I-64 westbound in Henrico County.

One woman was sent to the hospital as a result of injuries incurred in the accident. There is no word yet about the extent of her injuries.

The driver of the vehicle initially got out of the vehicle before fleeing when police arrived. He was pursued and eventually issued a ticket.

The west entrance to the on-ramp was closed for clean up but has since reopened.

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