The accident caused major power outages in the area, though power has been restored.
Commuters on Interstate 95 experienced major backups Friday morning.
The driver took off after the accident.
The accident happened in the 2300 block of West Hundred Road at about 11:11 p.m. Thursday.
Nine people were transported to area hospitals. The extent of the injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.
Drivers are encouraged to use an alternate route until further notice.
Virginia State Police say the accident happened around 3:27 a.m. on I-295 south at Exit 9.
The driver was rushed to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
No one was injured and police say the crash is now clear of the roadway.
VDOT says demolition will begin in mid-April.
The accident has been cleared.
One person was ejected and transported to VCU Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
According to the Virginia State Police, it was a single-vehicle fatal crash.
There are no injuries reported and the children were seen exiting the vehicle
State Police said they had to talk to a man threatening suicide.
The crash has since been cleared.