Crashes Close Part Of Expressway

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A police car was damaged in a crash in Lackawanna County.

Authorities said a crash happened around 6 a.m. Monday in the inbound lanes of the North Scranton Expressway near the Keyser Avenue exit. Police said the driver in that crash knocked over a concrete barrier.

Shortly after, a police car blocking traffic in the outbound lanes due to the fallen barrier, was hit by another car.

Traffic was detoured off the Keyser Avenue exit in Scranton.

The North Scranton Expressway opened to traffic by mid-morning.