PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A tractor-trailer crash on JFK Boulevard, right in front of 30th Street Station, could cause big problems for the morning commute. The truck driver drove over a metal barrier and became stuck.
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As a result, all lanes are closed on the 30th Street ramp to I-76 West.
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Commuter Alert: Watch @CBSPhilly for more info on this tractor trailer accident with a hazmat spill around JFK Blvd & 30th St Station. 30th St WB ramp to the Schuylkill West is CLOSED. This could cause some messy delays during the morning commute! pic.twitter.com/At2GEsCLYW
— Jacqueline Jewell (@JJewelliHeart) May 18, 2021
Making matters worse, the truck’s fuel tank is also leaking so a hazmat team has been called.
— Steve Lindsay CBSPhilly (@SteveLindsayCBS) May 18, 2021
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