Police van, with prisoners, crashes on Schuylkill Expressway

February 21, 2012 9:33:40 AM PST
A Philadelphia police van carrying prisoners was involved in a crash on Tuesday morning on the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76).

The crash happened in the westbound lanes by 30th Street in the University City section of Philadelphia.

The right lane of the highway was closed as police investigated and transferred prisoners to another van.

By 12:00 p.m., however, the Action News traffic cam showed that the van had been moved to the shoulder and traffic was moving by without restriction.

There are no reported injuries.

There was no immediate word on how this crash happened.