Box truck crushes vehicle on Midlothian Turnpike

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — An accident on Midlothian Turnpike near Robious Road is creating some traffic backups Friday morning.

8News went to the scene where a box truck appears to have landed on a car in the accident.

Chesterfield Police said that the car was traveling west on Midlothian Turnpike when it was struck by a box truck that was turning out of a business onto Midlothian Turnpike. Two people were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries as a result of the accident.

Chesterfield County Police said that their investigation is ongoing.

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