Tractor trailer overturns on I-295

January 20, 2011 8:00:00 PM PST
Fire crews responded to the scene of a tractor trailer crash along the southbound lanes of I-295 in Haddon Heights, New Jersey.

The accident occurred near exit 28 just before 10:00 p.m. Thursday.

Officials say the driver lost control, skidded off the roadway and slammed into a tree.

The driver escaped serious injuries.

Traffic was snarled as a result, with the backup being more than a mile long.