Dozens of cars collide on Route 222 in Berks County during snow squall

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Rescuers called to 'large pileup' during snow squall on Rt. 222. Watch the report from on January 30, 2019.

Dozens of vehicles collided and several people were injured in a traffic pileup that happened during a snow squall in Berks County on Wednesday afternoon.

The crash was reported around 1:18 p.m. in the southbound lanes near the Route 422 Business interchange in Wyomissing.
WFMZ-TV reports a total of 27 vehicles were involved, and two people were critically injured.

The highway was shut down in the area after the crash, but all lanes have since reopened.

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