Westbound Lanes of Interstate 80 Closed in Venango County Following Tractor-Trailer Rollover

| March 4, 2019


VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – The westbound lanes of Interstate 80 are closed in Venango County from Exit 42 (Route 38, Emlenton) to Exit 35 (Route 308, Clintonville) due to a tractor-trailer crash.

According to a representative of Venango County 9-1-1, the call came in a 9:08 a.m. for a tractor-trailer rollover.

The vehicle is blocking both lanes.

Emlenton Fire Department, Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department, Emlenton Area Ambulance Services, and Franklin-based State Police were called to the scene.

Venango County 9-1-1 said emergency personnel are currently in the process of reopening the roadway.

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