PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) -- Emergency crews freed a man who became trapped after a tractor trailer overturned in Portsmouth on Tuesday morning.

The accident happened at the VA-164 off-ramp, near Lee Avenue and Cleveland Street. The road was closed for several hours while crews rescued the man, and then removed the truck.

The ramp and all lanes of traffic reopened shortly after 12:30 p.m.

The man was transported to a local hospital. There is no word on his condition at this time.

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