Part of Route 422 eastbound closed in Montgomery County after truck goes off highway

Video from Chopper 6 showed crews working to remove a dump truck with heavy front-end damage.

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Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Part of Route 422 shut down in Montgomery County
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The crash happened in the eastbound lanes on Tuesday afternoon near Armand Hammer Boulevard in Lower Pottsgrove Twp.

LOWER POTTSGROVE TWP., Pennsylvania (WPVI) -- A portion of Route 422 in Montgomery County was shut down heading into the evening rush after a truck crash.

The crash happened in the eastbound lanes on Tuesday afternoon near Armand Hammer Boulevard in Lower Pottsgrove Twp.

Officials say the truck went down an embankment around noon.

Video from Chopper 6 showed crews working to remove a dump truck with heavy front-end damage.

The eastbound lanes are shut down.

The westbound lanes were also closed for part of the afternoon, but they have since reopened.

One person was taken to the hospital.