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Virginia State Troopers injured in crash on I-64 in Newport News

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Posted at 11:59 AM, Nov 26, 2014
and last updated 2014-11-26 14:25:11-05

Two Virginia State Police troopers were sent to the hospital after a crash on I-64 in Newport News on Wednesday morning.

The accident occurred at approximately 11:19 am, according to VSP.

Preliminary investigation reveals that a VSP vehicle with two troopers was responding to a traffic incident on the left shoulder of I-64 westbound when a pickup truck hit the police vehicle, pushing it into a jersey wall.

A third vehicle then hit the front passenger side of the police vehicle.

The two troopers were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Additional updates will be provided as they become available.

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