Driver seriously injured in tractor-trailer crash on I-85 in Dinwiddie County

(Photo courtesy Kishia Yancy)

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — One person has been hospitalized with serious injuries following a tractor-trailer crash on I-85 South in Dinwiddie County.

The wreck occurred shortly before 9 p.m. at mile marker 40. The driver of the tractor-trailer was flown to VCU Medical Center with serious injuries, according to police.

All lanes of I-85 were closed for roughly two hours. The northbound lanes have reopened, but the southbound lanes will remain closed ‘until further notice,’ according to VDOT.

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