Driver charged after tractor-trailer overturns on I-295 ramp

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — An overturned tractor trailer closed the I-295 south ramp to I-64 east in eastern Henrico County for several hours on Wednesday.

State Police tell 8News the tractor trailer rolled over and caught on fire just before 8 a.m.

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According to Sgt. Vick with State Police, the tractor-trailer was hauling 53,000 pounds of flour.

The scene was cleared shortly before 2 p.m.

The driver, who suffered minor injuries, has been charged with wreckless driving.

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