Southbound turnpike closed at Lansdale exit

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Published: Sep 24 2013 06:04:01 PM EDT   Updated On: Sep 24 2013 07:11:43 PM EDT

Drivers heading south on the turnpike in Montgomery County Tuesday afternoon got an unpleasant surprise.

Both lanes were closed at the Lansdale interchange.

Roads crews had to make an emergency road repair

Reportedly a large pothole had opened.

476 was closed for about two hours in the area.