VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – A city worker was injured Wednesday when a garbage truck collided into another vehicle.
Police say it happened in the 2300 block of Bayberry Street just before 3:30 p.m., near the intersection of Shore Drive.
The person injured was referred to as a pedestrian, but police clarified it was a city worker, who was hurt when the vehicles collided. The worker was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the garbage truck was cited for unsafe backing.
Less than an hour earlier, and just a few miles down the road, police responded to a fatal crash on Shore Drive at First Court. Click here for WAVY.com coverage of that crash.