Turnpike truck fire backs up traffic near Monroeville interchange
May 2, 2014 2:34 PM
A tractor-trailer truck fire on the Pennsylvania Turnpike this afternoon has backed up traffic near the Monroeville interchange.
A westbound lane of the Pennsylvania Turnpike near the Pittsburgh/Monroeville interchange remains closed after a truck fire this afternoon, PennDOT officials said.
Clean up of the crash continues.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transporation warns motorists eastbound on the Parkway East (Interstate-376) that they may encounter traffic congestion near the turnpike Exit 85 off-ramp due to the incident.
It was not immediately known if there were any injuries.
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