WHITEMARSH TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) – A two-car crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Montgomery Friday afternoon snarled traffic and injured two people.
The accident happened shortly before 2 p.m. in the westbound lanes of the Turnpike near the Fort Washington exit.READ MORE: North Philadelphia Shooting Leaves Teenage Boy Dead After At Least 20 Shots Fired, Police Say
Chopper 3 HD was over the scene where it showed two cars involved in the crash. One of the cars flipped over while the second car suffered damage to the left drivers side.READ MORE: Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Site Opens At Delaware City DMV In New Castle
There were reports of at least one person trapped and firefighters were seen using the Jaws of Life on one of the cars. One person was transported to Abington Hospital and one to Montgomery County. There is no word on their condition.
Traffic was backed up for miles after the accident, but as of 4 p.m., the PA Turnpike was reopened.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Restaurants No Longer Accepting Negative COVID Test For Indoor Dining