CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (KDKA) – Crews are working to clean up a spill after a tanker carrying fuel overturned while trying to get onto I-79.
KDKA’s Bryant Reed reports from the scene that the tanker was exiting Route 51 when it overturned on the ramp in Coraopolis.READ MORE: Woman In Lawrence County Flown To Hospital After Being Run Over By Her Own Car
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A tanker has flipped over on a ramp trying to get on I-79. Crews are trying to clean up the damage now, no word on any injuries. Portions of the highway are closed for now so might need to find a detour @KDKA pic.twitter.com/CfHzVmjwFD
— Bryant Reed (@Reed_Reports) April 30, 2021READ MORE: 10th Settlement Reached In West Virginia VA Hospital Deaths
Crews are cleaning up, but it reportedly could be a few more hours.
Some roads are closed and traffic is being detoured around the accident, but right now it’s flowing smoothly.MORE NEWS: Churchill Borough Residents Voice Slew Of Concerns Over Potential Amazon Distribution Center
There’s no word on injuries or what led up to the crash.