11-vehicle crash inside MMMBT snarls northbound trafficTuesday

by San Eli News

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — An 11-vehicle crash inside the Monitor Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel shut down all northbound lanes and resulted in some injuries Tuesday, police said.

Virginia State Police said the injuries reported are not considered life-threatening.

State dispatchers said the call reporting the crash came in at 3:34 p.m. Tuesday.

As of 4:10 p.m., police were working to clear the cars out of the way.

Traffic backups were at least 2 miles as of 4 p.m.

By 6:40 p.m., the scene had been cleared.

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