Richmond driver runs over barrier, strikes another driver

Richmond driver runs over barrier, strikes another driver
The two-vehicle crash occurred early Friday morning.

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A two-vehicle crash occurred on Friday morning at northbound I-95, south of Laburnum,

Virginia State Police found that a female driver was traveling southbound out of Petersburg in a Ford Ranger when she ran off the road and went over a barrier into oncoming traffic traveling northbound.

The driver hit a Volkswagen Jetta head-on. The Jetta was driven by a female traveling out of Richmond.

Both drivers were transported to the hospital for serious but non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the Ford Ranger was charged with reckless driving and failure to wear a seat belt.

The crash remains under investigation.

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