TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash closes one lane of I-295 in Hanover

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash closes one lane of I-295 in Hanover
Source: Virginia State Police
Source: Virginia State Police

HANOVER, VA (WWBT) - Virginia State Police are on the scene of  a two vehicle crash on  I-295 North near the Mechanicsville exit.

Troopers say around 5:54 p.m. Sunday a Buick traveling north in the left lanes crossed all travel lanes to get off the exit, it was struck by a Tractor Trailer that was unable to avoid causing the tractor-trailer to jack-knife over the guard rail. They say the Buick went off onto the right shoulder. One person was transported with non-life threatening injuries.

The Tractor-trailer was loaded with adult diapers, there is a fuel leak that is being contained.  The right lane remains closed.

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