Nansemond Parkway reopens after tractor-trailer crash causes closure

A tractor-trailer hit a power pole Aug. 15, 2017, causing a portion of Nansemond Parkway in Suffolk to be closed. Credit: City of Suffolk.

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A tractor-trailer hit a power pole on Nansemond Parkway Tuesday morning, causing a road closure that lasted several hours.

Suffolk officials say the crash happened shortly after 11 a.m.

Crews from Dominion Energy responded to the scene.

The parkway was closed in both directions near Sportsman Boulevard. Officials said around 2 p.m. that the roadway had reopened.

Officials say there were no injuries in the crash. The cause is under investigation.