Deadly crash slows traffic on snow-covered I-95 in Fishtown

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February 18, 2014 10:13:39 AM PST
A crash on I-95 involving a dumpster-hauling truck has left a motorist dead.

It happened at 4:00 a.m. Tuesday on the snow-covered northbound lanes approaching the Girard Avenue exit.

Pennsylvania State Police tell Action News a 25-year-old man lost control of his sedan and collided with a dumpster truck.

Medics rushed the man to Hahnemann University Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries a short time later.

No other injuries were reported.

Traffic was down to one lane in the area for several hours as police investigated. Crews have since cleared the scene.