A serious crash has closed Route 44 east in Norfolk at about 9:15 p.m. Tuesday evening. Two cars collided in front of George's Garage. Two patients are being transported to the hospital, one with serious injuries.
Emergency crews are reporting extremely treacherous, black-ice covered roads in the area.
Route 44 is expected to be closed for an extended period. Caution is advised on all Norfolk roadways this evening.