Tractor-trailer overturns, dumps 38,000 pounds of trash near I-95

Published: Feb. 9, 2016 at 2:28 PM EST|Updated: Apr. 13, 2017 at 8:18 PM EDT
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HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A tractor-trailer overturned just off northbound I-95 at mile marker 85 Tuesday morning, dumping 38,000 pounds of trash and closing the entrance ramp from I-295.

The crash occurred about 7:30 a.m. as a 2011 Freightliner was coming down the ramp and slowed for traffic. Virginia State Police said the trailer overturned when the driver applied his brakes.

There were no injuries and no other vehicles involved.

The ramp was partially reopened just before noon.

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