Accident closes westbound lanes of I-78

Posted: 10:47 AM EST Dec 24, 2013   Updated: 11:29 PM EDT Oct 10, 2013
UPPER MACUNGIE TWP., Pa. -

An accident closed a stretch of Interstate 78 in Lehigh County.

The wreck happened around 6:15 p.m. Thursday in Upper Macungie Township.

We're told a tractor trailer was involved and it spilled fuel.

The westbound lanes of I-78 was shut down in the area.

The interstate was reopened a few hours later.