Two rushed to hospital after head-on collision in Suffolk

Posted at 11:16 PM, May 09, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-09 23:16:04-04


Suffolk, Va. – Two people had to be rushed to the hospital on Friday after a head-on collision in Suffolk.

Police say this happened at around 6:39 p.m. at the

intersection of Manning Road and Copeland Road.

They say a white Ford overturned and the man inside was airlifted to Sentara Norfolk General. They say his injuries were non-life threatening.

Manning-jeepA woman was driving the second vehicle involved, which was a Jeep Liberty. She had to be extricated from the Jeep and she was also taken to Sentara Norfolk General with what police say are non-life threatening injuries.

A portion of the road had to be closed for hours as crews worked to clear the accident.