Three people injured when two tractor-trailers collide in Pulaski County

At 6:12 p.m. Monday (Sept. 14), Virginia State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash in Pulaski County. Two tractor-trailers collided in the southbound lanes of Interstate 81 at the 88 mile marker. At least one overturned when it struck the embankment.

Two people were transported by ambulance to Carilion New River Valley Medical Center. A third person was flown by helicopter to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital for treatment of serious injuries.

Virginia State Police Motor Carrier Team troopers are on scene to assist with the ongoing crash investigation.