Truck Loses Load on Interstate, Chickens on the Loose
NESCOPECK TOWNSHIP — Chickens are on the loose after a truck lost some of its load on the Interstate.
According to state police, crates of chickens blew off of a tractor trailer on Interstate 80 in the area of mile marker 250 in Nescopeck Township around 6:30 a.m. Thursday.
Authorities are not sure exactly how many chickens were displaced, but they said that most of the birds did not survive.
Police said traffic on the highway near Nescopeck was not affected.