NORTH WHITEHALL TWP., Pa. - The southbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike's Northeast Extension were closed because of an accident for just under an hour Monday afternoon.
The crash happened around 1:15 p.m. Monday between the Mahoning Valley and Lehigh Valley interchanges in North Whitehall Township, Lehigh County.
A 69 News crew at the scene said the accident involved an SUV and a small car, the latter of which appeared to have been on fire.
The left southbound lane reopened by about 2:10 p.m. and both lanes were open by 3:15 p.m.
There were no immediate reports of injuries.
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