Tractor trailer accident slows traffic in Northampton Co.

Posted: 6:56 AM EDT Jun 12, 2013   Updated: 11:02 AM EDT Jun 12, 2013

A tractor trailer accident closed a stretch of Interstate 78 in Northampton County for several hours overnight.

The accident around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday in the eastbound lanes of I-78, near the Route 412 interchange.

Two tractor trailers collided, state police said.

The highway was was down to one lane for several hours so crews could clean up the wreckage.

One of the drivers involved in the crash was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, police said