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Driver seriously injured after tractor-trailer catches fire, crashes on I-95 near Woodbridge

Delays were miles long in the area, according to officials who have been working to reroute traffic in that area.

WOODBRIDGE, Va. — Southbound lanes were closed on I-95 near Woodbridge, Virginia, after a tractor-trailer caught fire following a crash on the interstate, according to MATOC. 

The crash happened near mile marker 155.0. around 2:30 p.m. 

The driver of the tractor-trailer was injured and has been flown to a nearby hospital for treatment of serious injuries, life-threatening injuries, according to Virginia State Police.

Delays were miles long in the area, according to officials who worked to reroute traffic after the fiery crash.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation at this time.

WUSA9 will continue to provide updates on this story as more information comes into our newsroom. 

Credit: SKY9

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