Tractor-trailer carrying paper rolls overturns, closes multiple lanes on I-295

Tractor-trailer carrying paper rolls overturns, closes multiple lanes on I-295
The tractor-trailer was carrying paper towels when it overturned. (Source: NBC12)

HANOVER Co., Va. (WWBT) - All lanes of Interstate 295 have reopened after a tractor-trailer crash in Hanover County has closed multiple lanes for a period of time.

I-295 Crash in Hanover

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Multiple lanes are closed on I-295 North near the Mechanicsville Turnpike in Hanover due to a tractor-trailer crash. >> https://bit.ly/2RlZ0qS

Posted by NBC12 on Tuesday, January 14, 2020

VDOT says the crash is at mile marker 38 by Pole Green Road near the Mechanicsville Turnpike.

The tractor-trailer was carrying paper rolls when it overturned.

There is no word on the extent of the driver’s injuries.

All lanes reopened around 9:40 a.m. and the backups have all cleared.

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