By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)  – A tire fell off a car on the Schuylkill Expressway in Montgomery County early Wednesday morning, sending at least one person to the hospital. Officials say the tire of a car in the westbound lanes fell off and crashed through the windshield of another car on the eastbound lanes of the expressway, near the Gladwyne exit, shortly after 6 a.m. Wednesday.

That car was then rear-ended by another vehicle.

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At least one person was taken to Presbyterian Hospital. Their condition is not known.

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State police is leading the charge on this investigation. They say as of now there are no criminal charges.

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The incident did tie up the early morning commute as eastbound lanes were closed for about two hours, but have since reopened.