Driver cited after crash that injured flagger

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Authorities said one driver has been cited for reckless driving after a rear-end crash that landed a construction flagger in the hospital.

The wreck happened around 5 p.m. Thursday on Route 220 in Botetourt County.

Troopers say Chrostopher Kimberlin of Covington has been cited.

VSP said Kimberlin’s vehicle rear-ended another vehicle that was stopped by the flagger at work site.

Two people that were in the car that was rear-ended and the flagger were all taken to the hospital.

It’s unclear if the 42-year-old construction flagger has been released from the hospital.

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