I-295 Northbound near RIC reopens after car overturns
HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -
A crash involving an overturned car shut down all lanes of Interstate 259 Northbound Saturday evening, just east of Richmond International Airport.
Medics air-lifted one person to VCU Medical Center with serious injuries, after two cars collided around 8:08 p.m. One of the cars involved in the accident flipped, shutting down ramps from the Interstate 64 interchange.
First responders shut down all lanes of I-295 N. until 9 p.m., keeping the left lane closed as a crash reconstruction team continued work.
Read the VDOT Alert issued 9 p.m. Saturday:
On I-295 at mile marker 28.3 in the County of Henrico, motorists can expect potential delays due to a vehicle accident. The north left lane and right shoulder are closed.
Read the VDOT Alert issued 8:35 p.m. Saturday:
On I-295 at mile marker 28.3 in the County of Henrico, motorists can expect potential delays due to a vehicle accident. The north left shoulder, left lane, left center lane, right center lane, right lane, right shoulder, and entrance ramp are closed.
Virginia State Police remained on the scene past 9:20 p.m.