Suspicious backpack blown up, later deemed safe

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - The scene of a suspicious package has been cleared.

It all happened at Cox Road and Westerre Parkway, in the Innsbrook area.

A suspicious package was discovered in the middle of the road.

Police, fire crews and a bomb squad evacuated the area immediately.

The item, a backpack, was blown up by authorities and deemed safe.

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