NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – A tractor-trailer overturned on the eastbound lanes on I-64 at Victory Boulevard in Newport News, Wednesday.
The tractor-trailer overturned around 4 p.m. State Police said the truck was attempting to enter eastbound I-64 from the Victory Boulevard on ramp when the load shifted, causing the truck to overturn on the driver’s side. The crash caused all contents in the trailer, scrap metal, to spill into all eastbound lanes of travel.
The driver of the truck was transported to Riverside Regional Medical Center for a non-life threatening injury.
The eastbound lanes were closed for several hours, but have since reopened.