Chippenham Parkway reopens after incident causes major delays

Chippenham Parkway reopens after incident causes major delays
Chippenham Parkway was closed Tuesday morning. (Source: Parker Tomassini)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The scene has cleared and Chippenham Parkway has reopened after an incident shut down the road for hours on Tuesday morning.

Police say there were no injuries after they negotiated with a woman who was threatening to harm herself in the area near Forest Hill Avenue.

The incident which started around 7 a.m., closed several ramps in the area, causing traffic backups of several miles.

The incident was cleared just after 10:30 a.m.

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