Truck crash closes southbound lanes of I-95 in Philly

    UPDATE: 6:55 a.m.

    Traffic is moving again on southbound Interstate 95 following a tractor-trailer crash in Philadelphia. Look out for regular delays, though.

     

    ORIGINAL POST:

    A major traffic issue this morning on a key thoroughfare:

    Southbound lanes of Interstate 95 are closed following a tractor-trailer crash in Philadelphia.

    The crash happened early this morning on a stretch of the highway north of Center City when a tractor trailer jackknifed.

    Motorists traveling south must exit at Academy Road and take a detour to Cottman Avenue to re-enter the highway.

    There’s no immediate word on when it will reopen.

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