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Crash Closes One Lane on I-81

Posted on: 5:59 am, March 22, 2013, by , updated on: 11:01am, March 22, 2013

HANOVER TOWNSHIP — Crews in Luzerne County were out for hours cleaning up after a tractor-trailer fell off an embankment Friday morning.

The crash happened around 4 a.m. near the Mountain Top/Wilkes-Barre exit on Interstate 81.

Troopers said the truck drove off the road down the embankment and got stuck.  No one was hurt.

The left lane on I-81 north was closed for a few hours slowing traffic.  It re-opened at 9 a.m.

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