FRANCONIA TWP, Pennsylvania (WPVI) -- A crash involving a truck shut down the southbound lanes of the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike at milepost 34.6 for some time Sunday morning.
The crash occurred just after 9 a.m. in the southbound lanes near the Quakertown exit (Exit 44).
Around 10 a.m. the left lane of the southbound side of I-476 reopened, allowing awaiting vehicles to trickle by.
As of 10:30 a.m., all lanes of travel had reopened to traffic.
Officials warn motorists to consider an alternate route to avoid delays.
Crash closes portion of Pennsylvania Turnpike Northeast Extension