Man charged after striking light pole, flipping car on I-95

Man charged after striking light pole, flipping car on I-95
Virginia State Police were called to a single-vehicle crash on southbound I-95 near mile marker 79 around 8:30 a.m. Sunday.

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A man is charged with reckless driving after losing control on Interstate 95 and overturning into a ditch.

Virginia State Police were called to a single-vehicle crash on southbound I-95 near mile marker 79 around 8:30 a.m. Sunday.

According to police, a man was attempting to take an exit while speeding and lost control of his car, striking a light pole and overturning into a ditch.

The man was taken to a hospital for minor injuries. Police say he was wearing his seat belt at the time of the crash.

The driver was charged with reckless driving and an equipment violation for tires.

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