Crash closes lanes of Midlothian Turnpike, knocks out power in Chesterfield

Crash closes lanes of Midlothian Turnpike, knocks out power in Chesterfield
This area is just west of Providence Road and east of Powhite Parkway in the area of Fairwood Drive. (Source: NBC12)

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WWBT) - A crash shut down multiple travel lanes of Midlothian Turnpike in both directions and knocked out power to residents and businesses in the area on Monday morning.

The crash happened just before 6:30 a.m. and at one time had closed all the lanes in the area.

Dominion Energy’s power outage map showed nearly 3,000 customers without power at one point.

This crash happened just west of Providence Road and east of Powhite Parkway in the area of Fairwood Drive.

There’s currently no information on what caused the crash.

Crash closes lanes of Midlothian Turnpike

Alex Whittler NBC12 live at an accident on Midlothian Turnpike in Chesterfield >> http://bit.ly/32cuB1p

Posted by NBC12 on Monday, November 4, 2019

Dominion outage map at 7:30 a.m.:

The outage map as of 7:30 a.m. in the area of the crash.
The outage map as of 7:30 a.m. in the area of the crash. (Source: Dominion Energy)

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