Woman rescued from tractor-trailer dangling over side of Va. bridge

SUFFOLK, Va. — A woman driving a tractor-trailer was rescued after her cab struck the Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel, caught fire and could be seen hanging over the bridge rail Monday morning.

The southbound lanes of I-664 at the Monitor Merrimac will be shut down for several hours due to the large amounts of diesel fuel spilled.

The driver suffered minor injuries and was charged with  reckless driving after the incident.

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