UPDATE: Car Crash Stalls Traffic on Ooltewah Ringgold Road
A crash crash has stalled traffic on Ootlewah Ringgold Road and East Brainerd Road.
A crash crash has stalled traffic near a BP gas station at 1800 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road, near the intersection of East Brainerd Road.
The crash involves a dump truck and a work van, and a few power lines appear to be down in the area.
HCSO PIO, Matt Lea tells Channel 3 that the driver of the work van drove through the red-light and was T-boned by the dump truck going south bound on Ooltewah Ringgold Road.
There was an electrical pole damaged in the accident that was removed and a new one replaced.
The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene around 11:15 a.m.
Officials say the driver of the dump truck had minor injuries and the driver of the work van was transported via HCEMS to a local hospital. The extent of her injuries are not known at this time.
This is a developing story. We'll continue to update you as we learn more.