PHILADELPHIA (CBS)–According to Pennsylvania State Police, a tractor trailer carrying trash overturned on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Bensalem at mile marker #351.
The incident occurred at approximately 11:46 a.m.READ MORE: Lateshia Hill's Family Vows Justice Will Be Served After Deadly Triple Shooting In Wilmington
The westbound lanes were shut down for several hours and reopened just before 3:00 p.m.
The tractor trailer was the only vehicle involved and the driver suffered minor injuries.READ MORE: Philadelphia-Area Clinics Temporarily Close, Pivot After FDA, CDC Recommend Pausing Use Of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 Vaccine
The truck was going westbound to get on the acceleration ramp at mile marker 351 when it overturned.
Crews spent several hours cleaning trash debris from the road.MORE NEWS: Duante Wright Shooting: Dozens March In Philadelphia In Protest Of Fatal Police Shooting
All lanes are now reopened to traffic.