Motorcylicts injured when tractor trailer swerves into their lane on I-64

NEW KENT, VA (WWBT) - Two motorcyclists traveling on two bikes down I-64 were injured when tractor trailer swerved into their lane Saturday afternoon.

It happened near mile marker 217 in New Kent County.  The interstate was closed for about 30 minutes.

One of the motorcyclists was seriously injured.

The tractor trailer driver, Hersie Tyson, 57, of Jackson, Tennessee was charged with failure to properly maintain his lane of travel.

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