Truck on Route 309 crash

WEST PENN TWP, Pa. - Route 309 was closed Sunday after an early morning tractor-trailer crash in Schuylkill County.

It happened just after midnight on Sunday. Officials say the truck was traveling north on Route 309 when the driver lost control and hit a guardrail. 

Authorities say icy roadways were to blame.

One person was taken to the hospital.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash. 

The crash had closed Route 309 from Schuylkill County to Lehigh County.

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