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Tractor Trailer Crash on Interstate 81

Posted on: 5:36 pm, April 14, 2013, by , updated on: 10:53pm, April 14, 2013

BUTLER TOWNSHIP — A tractor trailer ended up on its side after it crashed in Luzerne County.

State Police said the big rig was on Interstate 81 north in Butler Township, when the driver became distracted and veered off the road. He swerved back and crossed over the median and both lanes of Interstate 81 south and hit a guide rail.

According to troopers, the tractor trailer then went over an embankment and landed on its side.

No one was hurt.

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