“Distracted” driver hits VDOT contractor on I-64

Photo by WAVY/Greg Gadberry

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – A Virginia Department of Transportation contractor was struck by a vehicle along Interstate 64 in Norfolk.

Sgt. Michelle Anaya with the Virginia State Police told WAVY.com it happened in the eastbound lanes near Norview Avenue around 9:15 a.m.

The contractor was transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Anaya said the female driver was ‘distracted’ and charged with reckless driving. She could not say exactly what the driver was doing to be distracted.

The crash remains under investigation. Stay with WAVY.com for more on this developing story.

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