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Crash closes all northbound lanes of I-295 in Hanover

A tractor-trailer crash caused all northbound lanes of I-295 in Hanover to close.
A tractor-trailer crash caused all northbound lanes of I-295 in Hanover to close.(VDOT)
Published: Oct. 27, 2021 at 3:25 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 27, 2021 at 3:37 PM EDT
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HANOVER Co., Va. (WWBT) - A tractor-trailer crash caused all northbound lanes of I-295 in Hanover to close.

Video from VDOT shows a tractor-trailer on its side with debris spilling out the top.

The crash happened at mile marker 36 around 2:50 p.m.

Virginia State Police said defective tires are being considered a factor in the crash.

Traffic got by on the left shoulder, but there were backups. All lanes have since reopened.

Drivers should use an alternate route.

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