Crash involving motorcyclist closes eastbound lanes at Downtown Tunnel in Portsmouth


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth police have responded to a crash involving a motorcyclist that’s shut down eastbound traffic at the Downtown Tunnel. 

Portsmouth dispatchers say the crash happened just before 9:45 p.m. and two vehicles and a motorcycle were involved. 

Injuries have been reported.

This is the second crash involving a motorcycle at the Elizabeth River tunnels in just over 24 hours. On Tuesday, a motorcyclist was killed at the Midtown Tunnel. Three people were charged after that crash. 

Stay with for updates on this breaking news. 

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