Overturned vehicle causes closure on Deep Creek Bridge

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — An overturned vehicle on George Washington Highway has closed the Deep Creek Bridge to motorists as officials work the scene. 

Chesapeake fire officials say it happened around 2 p.m. Two individuals were trapped inside the vehicle and one was transported to a local hospital. The extent of the injuries is unknown at this time. 

Originally, the City of Chesapeake sent an alert stating the bridge would be closed until approximately 4:30 p.m.

The bridge reopened around 8 p.m. 

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