Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A tractor trailer accident on Interstate 295 caused problems for drivers Wednesday morning.
The truck driver has been charged with reckless driving.
The accident happened just after midnight. Police say 33-year-old Edward Marrow, Jr. was going too fast on the ramp from Route Five to 295 South.
He lost control, hit several trees and crashed.
The truck lost its load — 44,000 pounds of plates were thrown on the side of the road.