2 people injured after wrong-way crash on I-64 in Louisa

2 people injured after wrong-way crash on I-64 in Louisa
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LOUISA, VA (WWBT) - Two drivers are recovering in the hospital after a crash on Interstate 64 in Louisa.

Virginia State Police received a call just after 10 p.m. Thursday about a vehicle heading westbound on eastbound Interstate 64. Just minutes later, the driver who was heading the wrong way struck another vehicle that was heading eastbound.

The crash happened near Route 522, at mile marker 159.

The drivers were transported to the hospital with serious injuries. Virginia State Police say one was flown from the scene, while the other was transported by ambulance.

The crash shut down all lanes of eastbound I-64 for several hours after the crash, which remains under investigation.

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