Driver critically hurt after dump truck overturns in Hampton

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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — A driver is in critical condition after a dump truck overturned Friday morning on Hampton Roads Center Parkway

Hampton police say the crash happened just after 9:30 a.m. An investigation found the truck was making a right-hand turn on to the parkway from Armistead Avenue, when the driver lost control and turned over on its side.

Hampton Division of Fire and Rescue crews responded to the scene and took the driver to the hospital in critical condition.

Fire and rescue remained on scene to cleanup a fuel spill. The westbound side of the Parkway is expected to be closed for a “substantial amount of time.”

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