Tractor-trailer overturns on I-64 in Newport News; injuries reported


NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Injuries have been reported after a tractor-trailer overturned Friday morning on eastbound I-64 in Newport News.

State Police say the crash happened around 8:15 a.m. around mile marker 250.7, near Fort Eustis Boulevard when a loaded box truck lost control and ran off the roadway.

The truck then hit the guard rail and the hurricane gate until it finally came to rest on its side.

The driver was taken to Riverside Hospital with injuries not considered as life-threatening.

As of noon on Friday, the exit ramp remained shut down for clean up.

Police are still investigating and no other details are available at this time.

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