Images: Crashed pickup loses load of watermelons

Posted: 3:56 PM EDT Jul 04, 2014   Updated: 3:58 PM EDT Jul 04, 2014

A mess of melons put the brakes on Independence Day traffic near Harrisburg.
Story: Crashed pickup truck loses load of watermelons on I-81

1 / 10

The accident happened around 11 a.m. Friday in the northbound lanes, near the Route 114/Mechanicsburg interchange, in Silver Spring Township, state police said.


Most Viewed on


Slideshow Of The Day

  • Tokyo cuisine main 1

    Chris Dwyer and CNN

    Tokyo's mind-blowing restaurant scene

    When it comes to global culinary centers of excellence, one city stands head and shoulders above the rest -- Tokyo. The Japanese capital's got a mind-blowing 226 Michelin-starred restaurants, leaving it light-years ahead of its nearest rival, Paris, which has a mere 94.

On this Day

  • Chilean miners rescued, Copiapo, Chile

    Gobierno de Chile

    On this day: October 13

    The cornerstone of the White House is laid, the Boston Americans win the first World Series, Paddington Bear is born, and the Chilean miners are rescued, all on this day.