MIDDLESEX TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — An accident involving a tractor trailer sent emergency crews to Butler County this afternoon.

According to emergency officials, the tractor trailer crashed over a hillside along Route 8 southbound near Hilltop Drive and Pollock Drive in Middlesex Township just after 3 p.m.

The accident forced crews to put some road restrictions in place, but nothing was shut down.

Emergency officials say the truck was carrying a 45,000-ton steel coil.

No injuries were reported in the crash.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.

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