Overturned tractor-trailer, fuel spill close northbound lanes of I-195

Overturned tractor-trailer, fuel spill close northbound lanes of I-195
Traffic is being diverted from I-195 north in Henrico due to a tractor-trailer crash. (Source: Virginia 511)

HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - An overturned tractor-trailer caused quite the traffic mess Monday afternoon.

According to Virginia State police, the tractor-trailer was heading north on I-195 at mile marker 5.3 when the driver overturned around 12:45 p.m. Investigators say he was entering a curve, shifting the weight and causing the vehicle to overturn.

I-195 North Traffic Backup

MAJOR BACK-UP: Crash on I-195 north near Broad Street (MM 2.3). Drivers should expect major delays and avoid the area if possible. MORE INFO: https://bit.ly/2JOTY3c

Posted by NBC12 on Monday, November 4, 2019

The crash caused a small fuel spill and the driver has minor injuries.

All lanes of I-195 north were for an extended period of time.

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