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Fiery crash stalls rush hour traffic in Henrico

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

A three-vehicle accident remains under investigation after tying up traffic for hours Thursday evening.

It happened on Laburnum Avenue near Thornhurst Street in eastern Henrico.

One person was transported to the hospital.

The minivan was rear-ended around 5:15 p.m. Thursday. The impact forced it to land in a ditch where it caught fire.

Three vehicles were involved in this accident. Traffic was tied up at least for an hour on Laburnum Avenue near I-64. However, since the fire was so close to a wooded area, this accident was not cleared until around 9 p.m.

So far, no charges being filed. 

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