1 injured in crash that closed Mechanicsville Turnpike

1 injured in crash that closed Mechanicsville Turnpike
A crash involving a tractor-trailer shut down Mechanicsville Turnpike on Thursday. (Source: Viewer photo)

HANOVER, Va. (WWBT) - One person was treated following a crash involving a tractor-trailer that closed both lanes of Mechanicsville Turnpike in bother directions on Thursday afternoon.

The crash occurred in the 6100 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike near Westhaven Drive.

The crash also caused the tractor-trailer to leak diesel fuel. The tractor-trailer driver was treated for minor injuries.

The driver of a sedan involved in the crash was charged with reckless driving.

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