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Three injured in head-on collision on S. Battlefield Blvd. in Chesapeake

Police said the road was closed both directions for over two hours and led to three people being transported - one by Nightingale
Credit: Karen Lynn Giroud

CHESAPEAKE, Va. — City officials say a section of Battlefield Boulevard was closed off to traffic for over two hours after a crash occurred Sunday afternoon.

Chesapeake Police said it got a call Sunday, June 27 around 2 p.m. about a vehicle crash that happened in the 3700 block of South Battlefield Boulevard.

The road was closed at the Water Treatment Plant, according to a tweet from Chesapeake Public Works.

According to a police spokesperson, "a silver SUV traveling southbound crossed over the dividing line and struck a truck towing a camper that was traveling in the opposite direction head on."

The driver of the SUV was transported to an are hospital by Nightingale. The driver and passenger in the pickup truck were transported to a hospital by ambulance. No ther information about their conditions was provided.