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Big rig rollover on Interstate 81 in Luzerne County

The driver of a tractor trailer was taken to the hospital after a wreck on the interstate in Luzerne County.

WILKES-BARRE TOWNSHIP, Pa. — The rig rolled near the Mountain Top exit (165) on Interstate 81 north around 5 a.m. on Friday. 

The driver was taken to the hospital but is expected to be okay. 

The right lane was shut down while they clear the wreck in Luzerne County.

Traffic is slow in the area. Click here for the WNEP Traffic Tracker.