Semi spills load of coal

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MERCER, Pa. (WKBN) — A semi truck flipped over on Interstate 80 in Mercer County, spilling its load.

The accident happened around 8:30 a.m. Thursday on I-80 near the I-79 interchange.

A semi truck flipped over onto its side, spilling a load of coal.

The road was closed for about two hours as crews worked to clear the scene. A backhoe was brought in to remove the coal from the roadway.

There were no other vehicles involved.

The road has re-opened.


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