Fiery multi-vehicle crash shuts down lanes of Powhite Parkway

Fiery crash snarls Powhite Parkway traffic

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A chain-reaction crash involving three vehicles closed lanes of Powhite Parkway Friday morning and sent one person to a hospital.

The crash happened in the northbound lanes of I-195 around 5:50 a.m. at the Powhite Parkway interchange in Richmond.

One of those vehicles caught on fire, police said.

According to police, one of the drivers was taken to a hospital for minor injuries; the other drivers were not injured.

The road reopened around 7:45 a.m.

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