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U-Haul truck carrying trailer overturns on I-95 South

U-Haul truck carrying trailer overturns on I-95 South
Posted at 8:27 PM, Jan 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-05 21:01:11-05

Richmond U-Haul Accident

RICHMOND, Va. — Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash after a U-Haul truck carrying a trailer overturned southbound on I-95 in Richmond. The accident occurred North of the Boulevard at mile-marker 79.

Virginia State Police spokesman Sgt. Steve Vick said the U-Haul ran off the road to the left and struck a barrier wall causing the truck to overturn.

Police said the call came in from a witness around 7:20 p.m. as a reckless driver after they witnessed the U-Haul hit the barrier and overturn.

Police said the female driver was transported to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. The driver was enroute from New Jersey to North Carolina. Charges are pending against the driver.

Expect delays in the area.