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Accident closes westbound lanes of I-78

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Oct 10 2013 06:14:06 PM CDT
Updated On: Oct 10 2013 10:29:26 PM CDT

Accident closes stretch of I-78

UPPER MACUNGIE TWP., Pa. -

An accident closed a stretch of Interstate 78 in Lehigh County.

The wreck happened around 6:15 p.m. Thursday in Upper Macungie Township.

We're told a tractor trailer was involved and it spilled fuel.

The westbound lanes of I-78 was shut down in the area.

The interstate was reopened a few hours later.