UPDATE: Two northbound lanes on Hampton Blvd. now open

Posted at 6:50 AM, May 22, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-22 11:59:22-04

Norfolk, Va. -  Two northbound lanes on Hampton Blvd. are now open. The far right lane remains closed after a car struck a utility pole, causing it to fall across the roadway. All southbound lanes are open.

Police responded to the report of the hit and run accident in the 8400 block of Hampton Blvd.

Police say the car did not stop as it crashed into the pole. Right now, there are no power outages relating to the crash. However, Cox and Dominion are both working to fix the issues associated with the downed pole.

Drivers leaving the base can leave, according to Officer Hudson. Expect heavy traffic if you are heading towards the base.