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Accident closes Interstate 80 temporarily

Two tractor-trailers were involved in the accident that resulted in a long closure.

LAKE HARMONY, Pa. — Interstate 80, in the area of Lake Harmony, was closed for about 10 hours following a crash involving tractor-trailers. 

Around 3 a.m. a tractor-trailer was parked on the shoulder when a second truck sideswiped it; the second truck then flipped over and caught fire.

Traffic was rerouted until the highway reopened around 2 p.m. 

Both drivers were taken to Geisinger Wyoming Valley; there is no word on their condition.  

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