YORK Co., Va. – Around 69 vehicles crashed in a chain reaction on I-64 in eastern Virginia on Sunday morning because of fog and ice, WAVY reported.
The pileup, about 50 miles east of Richmond, closed both sides of the interstate, authorities said. Photos from the York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office and the Virginia State Police show the extent of the backup and damage.
Virginia State Police said fog and ice were on Queens Creek Bridge at 7:51 a.m. when the crashes began.
Fifty-one people are reportedly injured.
— Robert Bennett (@WAVY10Bob) December 22, 2019