COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. (WUSA) -- A woman suffered severe injures after losing control of her car and slamming into a Virginia State Police cruiser, officials say.
On Saturday at about 1 p.m., a state trooper was attempting to change his flat tire on I-95 southbound at the 56 mile marker. A driver lost control of her vehicle and ran off the right side of the road hitting the cruiser, police say.
The trooper dove out of the way and was not struck. The woman was transported to a nearby hospital, police say.
The accident is under investigation.