Driver asked to pay $25K after pileup in Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel – WHSV

Driver asked to pay $25K after pileup in Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel - WHSV

HRBT back open after eight-vehicle crash; driver charged

One person faces charges in an eight-vehicle crash that shut down all travel lanes of the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel on Wednesday morning.

No one was seriously injured in the crash, which occurred at 8:22 a.m., according to Virginia State Police.

The (bucket) truck swerved into the path of a tanker-truck, which caused the tanker-truck to strike the tunnel wall, Virginia State Police said. The (bucket) truck jack-knifed into the tractor trailer, which sparked a chain reaction of vehicles crashing in the eastbound lanes inside the HRBT.

Video: Latest on massive pileup inside HRBT

The (bucket) truck swerved into the path of a tanker-truck, which caused the tanker-truck to strike the tunnel wall, Virginia State Police said. The box truck jack-knifed into the tractor trailer, which sparked a chain reaction of vehicles crashing in the eastbound lanes inside the HRBT.

Driver charged, asked to pay $25K after pileup in Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel

William Lewis Alexander Marakos, the driver of the bucket truck, was charged with following too close, according to police.

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2 injured following 8-vehicle crash inside HRBT

A 7-vehicle crash shut down all travel lanes of the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel on Wednesday morning.

HAMPTON ROADS, VA (WWBT) — A seven-vehicle crash shut down all travel lanes of the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel on Wednesday morning.

No one was seriously injured in the crash, which occurred at 8:22 a.m., according to Virginia State Police.

The box truck swerved into the path of a tanker-truck, which caused the tanker-truck to strike the tunnel wall, Virginia State Police said. The box truck jack-knifed into the tractor trailer, which sparked a chain reaction of vehicles crashing in the eastbound lanes inside the HRBT.

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