TRAFFIC ALERT: Car careens into ravine along I-295 N in Henrico, trapping two people

Published: Dec. 24, 2014 at 1:41 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 3, 2015 at 1:41 PM EST
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HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - State Police are in the middle of a rescue operation along I-295 North in Henrico after a car careened into a ravine Wednesday morning.

Around 8:00 a.m., the car traveled ran off the road along the highway, near the exit ramps for Interstate 895. Two people were trapped inside as a result. One has been extricated, but as of 8:30 a.m., another person is still trapped. The first victim is listed in serious condition.

Two lanes are right now shut down along I-295 North as a result of this crash. Henrico Police are assisting State Troopers with the investigation.

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