Interstate 80 at Stroudsburg reopens after accident

Highway was completely closed for a couple of hours

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Published: Sep 04 2013 04:03:41 PM EDT   Updated On: Sep 04 2013 05:06:31 PM EDT
STROUDSBURG, Pa. -

Interstate 80 was closed Wednesday afternoon in Stroudsburg because of a traffic accident.

Shortly after noon, Monroe County Communications reported  I-80 was closed  in both directions between mile markers 302 and 308, due to an accident.

No details on that accident were available.

About two hours later, state police at Swiftwater reported one westbound lane had reopened, but eastbound lanes of the highway remained closed.

Police reported the eastbound lanes were being reopened at 4:35 p.m. Wednesday.

State police also were unable to provide any details about the accident.