Jackknifed tractor trailer cleared, I-76 westbound reopens in Philadelphia

April 29, 2013 12:00:23 PM PDT
The westbound Schuylkill Expressway is back open after a jackknifed tractor trailer shut down the road Monday afternoon.

The accident happened before 2:30 p.m. Monday on I-76 West near the University Avenue exit.

There was no immediate word of any injuries.

Traffic was at a crawl on the expressway for nearly an hour.

Westbound traffic was being directed off the expressway at Exit 346B, the Vare Avenue exit, before crews were able to move the truck.

Traffic was moving again by 3:00 p.m.