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Accident closes Route 183 for 90 minutes

Published On: Dec 24 2013 08:49:36 AM EST   Updated On: Sep 27 2013 02:27:53 PM EDT

Chad Blimline/69 News

BERN TWP., Pa. -

Drivers in Berks County had to find another route for a time Friday morning, thanks to a four-car accident.

It happened around 7:30 a.m. on Route 183 in Bern Township.

One of the cars overturned, and two people from that car were taken to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Both were wearing seat belts.


No other injuries were reported.

Police closed the highway in both directions between Palisades and West Leesport roads for about 90 minutes.