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Virginia State Police are investigating after one person has died in a single vehicle crash, Sunday morning.
The City of Norfolk is preparing to shut down a flyover bridge connecting Willoughby to Ocean View Avenue.
The road was impassable Tuesday due to heavy rain.
Starting at 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, the two left eastbound lanes of the road near the intersection of Brixton Drive will be closed.
Dispatchers say emergency crews were called to the scene at 4:32 p.m.
The accident was cleared shortly after 5:30 p.m.
A major malfunction caused the Gilmerton Bridge to be stuck in the open position on June 28.
The repairs are temporary and the bridge will require manual openings — which means the openings will last longer than normal.
The road has since reopened.
The closures will be between Jefferson Avenue (Exit 255) and Lee Hall (Exit 247) from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through June 30.
The driver, a man, was not injured. He was charged with failing to maintain his lane of travel.
VDOT officials say all lanes are now back open and the incident is clear.
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