CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A woman was killed in a crash involving a tractor-trailer and another vehicle Wednesday morning on Route 58 in Chesapeake.
It happened just before 7 a.m. on eastbound 58 at Snowden Street.
Chesapeake police spokesperson Leo Kosinski said the tractor-trailer was crossing the eastbound lanes of Route 58 from Snowden Street when a car crashed into the side of the tractor-trailer. The woman driving the car was killed. She was identified on Thursday as 24-year-old Shelby Renee Blevins, from Sunbury, North Carolina.
Eastbound Route 58 was closed for several hours, resulting in an 8-mile backup at one point. VDOT confirmed all lanes reopened at 11:45 a.m.
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