2 people injured in wrong-way crash on I-295 in Prince George

2 people injured in wrong-way crash on I-295 in Prince George

PRINCE GEORGE, VA (WWBT) - Two people were injured early Friday after the driver of a car going the wrong way on northbound Interstate 295 in Prince George slammed head-on into a tractor trailer truck.

Crews say the driver of the car that slammed into the truck was flown by helicopter to an area hospital; the tractor trailer driver was sent to the hospital by ambulance.

The Virginia Department of Transportation says the interstate was closed for about an hour, but reopened just after 4:30 a.m.

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