PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A tractor-trailer overturned on the southbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Northeast Extension about four miles south of Quakertown.Man Stabbed Multiple Times On SEPTA Market-Frankford Shuttle Bus During Apparent Robbery Attempt: Police
The right lane is closed southbound on the NE Extension, the left lane is getting by. There’s a several mile backup on the Turnpike.READ MORE: Several Philadelphia-Area Vaccination Clinics Temporarily Close After FDA, CDC Recommend Pausing Use Of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 Vaccine
Officials say the truck will stay where it is until it is offloaded. They expect to be working on the truck until around 2pm. The CBSPhilly traffic center advises avoiding getting on the Northeast Extension of the Turnpike south at Quakertown.
For an alternate route, use 309.MORE NEWS: White House Says Pause On Johnson & Johnson Vaccine 'Will Not Have A Significant Impact On Our Vaccination Plan'