Crash Closes Route 118

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A road in Lycoming County is open to traffic again after a crash closed it for hours.

Route 118 westbound was closed much of Wednesday between Moreland Township Road and Temple Road in Liberty Township near Lairdsville.

Authorities said about 8:30 a.m. Wednesday a car collided with a dump truck as it was pulling out of a driveway.

The driver of the car was flown to the hospital.

The driver of the dump truck was taken to the hospital.

State police said speed may have played a role in the crash.

Traffic was detoured around the crash site.