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Woman fighting for life after Chesterfield crash


Chesterfield police say a woman suffered life-threatening injuries when she ran a stop sign and was hit by a dump truck.

The woman was driving on Cattail Road around 1 p.m. when she ran the stop sign at the intersection of Woodpecker Road and was struck by the dump truck, according to Chesterfield Police. Both vehicles flipped and the woman was ejected.

She was taken to VCU Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. The dump truck driver's injuries were less severe and he was taken to St. Francis Medical Center.

Woodpecker Road remained closed from Reedy Branch to Cattail Road for several hours as police investigated the crash. 

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