Woman was entrapped for an hour after crash on Route 58 in Chesapeake

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A woman was seriously injured and entrapped for more than an hour after a crash Saturday afternoon on Route 58 in Chesapeake.

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Police tell 10 On Your Side that the crash happened around 3:30 p.m. in the 5100 block of Route 58, near the Hampton Roads Executive Airport.

The driver went off the road and hit a tree, trapping her inside the vehicle. About an hour after the crash, police said the driver was still trapped inside the vehicle.

Sentara’s air ambulance, Nightingale, flew the woman to a local hospital with serious injuries.

Chesapeake police’s crash team is investigating the cause of the crash.

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