Driver takes off during traffic stop, crashes into others

Driver takes off during traffic stop, crashes into others

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Police are on the scene of an overturned crash involving at least two vehicles in Richmond.

Just after 3 p.m., police attempted to pull over a driver who refused to stop. The driver ended up crashing his vehicle into at least one other vehicle on Azalea Avenue, near Champerlayne Road.

Two people were taken to a hospital with injuries. They are expected to be okay.

Both Richmond and Henrico police are on scene.
Both Richmond and Henrico police are on scene. (Source: NBC12)

All westbound lanes of Azalea Avenue are closed from Old Brook Road to Chamberlayne Road. Eastbound Azalea Avenue has been reduced to one lane - use Laburnum Avenue and Wilkinson Road as alternate routes.

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