I-295 North reopens after tractor-trailer crash in Bellmawr, NJ

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Monday, November 16, 2015

BELLMAWR, N.J. (WPVI) -- All lanes of I-295 North have reopened in Bellmawr, N.J. after a crash involving a tractor-trailer.

The incident happened before 12:30 a.m. Monday at the Route 42 interchange.

State police tell Action News the tractor-trailer driver lost control, causing the big rig to overturn, spilling its load of lumber across the northbound lanes of I-295.

The northbound lanes were shut down for hours, along with exit 1B from Route 42 to I-295 North, as crews worked to right the truck and clean up the debris.

I-295 North was back open by 5:30 a.m., and the Route 42 exit reopened after 6 a.m.

There were no reports of injuries from the crash.