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Overturned tractor trailer makes mess of I-78 East in New Jersey

Published On: Mar 12 2014 03:40:51 PM EDT   Updated On: Mar 12 2014 03:51:13 PM EDT

New Jersey State Police


An overturned tractor trailer made a mess of Interstate 78 East in Hunterdon Co., N.J., on Wednesday.

The crash was reported at 2:10 p.m. at milepost 11 in Union Township, according to Tpr. Jeff Flynn, New Jersey State Police.

Images from the scene showed the truck on its side with a load of tree branches scattered along the highway.


"This looks worse than it is," state police stated in a post on their official Twitter account.

No injuries were reported.

Eastbound traffic was diverted to the left lane as crews worked to clean up the mess.