State Trooper hit by driver

From NBC12 News

CHESAPEAKE, VA (WWBT) - A state trooper responding to a call of a car traveling the wrong way on Interstate 264 was hit by that driver.

The accident happened just before 1 a.m.

Officials say the driver was traveling west bound in the east bound lane of I-264 when he struck the responding trooper head-on.

No further details have been released about the crash and there is no word on the condition of the trooper at this time.

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