Tractor-Trailer Driver Rescued From Dangling Cab In Virginia

The driver of a tractor-trailer was stuck inside the cab of her truck that was dangling from the Monitor-Merrimac Bridge Tunnel on Interstate I-664 outside of Newport News.

Virginia State Police say the tractor-trailer went out of control and struck the bridge Monday morning.

The truck caught fire and the cab is hanging over the bridge that connects Suffolk and Newport News. Police say the woman has been rescued from the wreckage.

State police shut down all southbound and northbound lanes as they respond to the crash.


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