Tractor trailer crash on 288 near Powhite Parkway

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - The right lane of northbound 288 has re-opened.

Thursday afternoon a tractor trailer crash closed the right lane near the access ramp to Powhite Parkway.

Virginia State Police said the tractor trailer was traveling southbound and crossed over the median and northbound lanes to avoid another vehicle.

The tractor trailer came to a stop straddling the jersey wall for the access ramp to Powhite Parkway.

Police have charged the driver, Alfred Johnson, 51 of DeWitt with reckless driving.

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