Driver slams into State Trooper vehicle due to snowy conditions

Snow on 501 Sunday morning.

PULASKI Co., Va. (WSET) -- A Virginia State Trooper was involved in a crash due to the snow Sunday in Pulaski County.

According to State Police, a driver on Interstate 81 at mile marker 94 lost control of their vehicle and slammed into a trooper and his patrol car at around 6:45 p.m. Sunday.

Thankfully, the trooper and the other driver were both unharmed.

This is another poignant example of why it is so important to stay off the roads during this storms.

Highways and roads are still covered in snow, and things will likely freeze overnight, becoming worse.

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