Schuylkill Expressway EB in South Philadelphia reopens after crash

Chopper 6 HD was over a tractor trailer crash on the Schuylkill Expressway in South Philadelphia on Tuesday morning.

August 14, 2012 3:38:14 PM PDT
The eastbound lanes of the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) have reopened following a tractor trailer crash in South Philadelphia.

The accident happened near the University Avenue exit around 9:00 a.m. Tuesday.

The truck overturned and was on its side, blocking all lanes.

The scene finally was cleared at approximately 1:30 p.m.

The view from Chopper 6 HD showed the trailer portion appeared to be damaged by a concrete barrier during the crash.

Fire officials say the truck's driver was transported to a hospital.