NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A Virginia State Police trooper and the driver of a disabled vehicle were injured when their cars were struck by a reckless driver on I-664 in Newport News on Friday morning, police say.

It happened around 8:10 a.m. on southbound I-664 at exit 6.

Police say the trooper and the driver of a 2008 Nissan Altima were in their cars awaiting help from VDOT when the driver of a Hyundai sedan, 42-year-old Richard Hedgepath, ran off the road and struck them.

Both the trooper and the driver of the disabled vehicle were taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries, police said.

Hedgepath, of Charlottesville, was charged with reckless driving. The trooper had its emergency lights activated at the time of the crash, police say.

Several lanes of southbound I-664 were shut down for the investigation.