Truck veers off road, hits house and pole in Carbon County

Nesquehoning accident forces closure of Rt 209

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Published: Nov 11 2013 09:35:53 AM EST   Updated On: Nov 11 2013 01:43:54 PM EST
Nesquehoning truck into house
NESQUEHONING, Pa. -

Drivers had to find a different way through a Carbon County community Monday morning after a truck hit a house.

A box truck was traveling on Route 209 in Nesquehoning when it hit a vehicle, swerved, then hit a utility pole and a house, officials said.

It happened around 8:30 a.m. in the 300 block of East Catawissa Street/Route 209.

No injuries were reported.

The accident forced authorities to close Route 209.