NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are investigating after a car flipped over during a crash Thursday afternoon.

The crash happened at the intersection of Thimble Shoals Blvd. and Jefferson Ave. just before 3:30 p.m.

According to police, two vehicles were involved in the crash. The driver of the flipped vehicle had to be extricated and taken to a local area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

All northbound traffic was blocked while the vehicles were towed from the accident site, they have since been reopened.

The cause of the crash is currently under investigation.