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Tractor-trailer crash closes I-85 north in Petersburg

A tractor-trailer crash caused Interstate 85 north in Petersburg to close on Monday evening.
A tractor-trailer crash caused Interstate 85 north in Petersburg to close on Monday evening.(Virginia State Police)
Published: Jul. 26, 2021 at 9:51 PM EDT
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PETERSBURG, Va. (WWBT) - A tractor-trailer crash caused Interstate 85 north in Petersburg to close on Monday evening.

Virginia State Police were called to the crash at mile marker 69 around 8:41 p.m.

Troopers said a tractor-trailer hauling cars overturned and some of the vehicles came off the trailer.

The driver was not hurt, and no other vehicles were involved.

Police said it may take a “significant amount of time to clear the scene.”

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