Part of I-80 closed after accident in Schuylkill County

Published: 6:04 PM EDT Sep 24, 2013   Updated: 7:10 PM EDT Sep 24, 2013

A section of I-81 in Schuylkill County was closed Tuesday after state police say a dump truck struck a tractor trailer.

Officials say the accident happened around 1:00 in Ryan Township.

The accident closed the northbound lanes for a little while.

The driver of the dump truck was taken to the hospital to be evaluated.