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Tractor-trailer driver charged in Powhite crash

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CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) -
The driver of a tractor-trailer that overturned on the Powhite Parkway Tuesday afternoon now faces charges.

The rig overturned when the driver lost control trying to get on the parkway from Midlothian Turnpike around 5 p.m.

State police say the rig was loaded with 40,000 pounds of bottled water. Clean up lasted several hours. 

 The driver wasn't seriously hurt, but is now charged with reckless driving.

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