TRAFFIC ALERT: Route 609 N closed through rush hour in Powhatan - NBC12 - WWBT - Richmond, VA News On Your Side

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Route 609 N closed through rush hour in Powhatan

POWHATAN, VA (WWBT) -

Clean up of a tractor-trailer crash in Powhatan will have Route 609 north closed through rush hour, according to State Police.

The tractor-trailer was carrying 38,000 lbs. of frozen food when it ran off the road near Old Buckingham Road and overturned around noon.

Troopers expect the north lanes to remain closed until around 6 p.m. A detour is in place, but officials say to avoid the area as there will be delays.

The driver was not hurt and was given a citation.

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