Driver suffering from serious injuries after crash in Norfolk

Posted at 5:43 AM, Mar 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-18 12:51:16-04

Norfolk, Va. – One person was seriously injured after a single vehicle crash in the 6300 block of Hampton Blvd.

The call came in just before 3:30 a.m.

The driver of a 2015 Nissan Altima was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with serious injuries.

Preliminary investigation revealed that the Nissan was traveling northbound on Hampton Boulevard when the driver lost control of his car striking a power pole guide wire and a tree.

There were no passengers in the vehicle at the time of the accident and no other injuries were reported.

Due to the accident, northbound lanes on Hampton Blvd. were closed for several hours.