Multivehicle crash shuts down northbound Blue Route
UPDATE, 8:47 a.m.: Pennsylvania State Police at 8:15 a.m. reopened the stretch of roadway that was closed due to the multivehicle crash and icy conditions, NBC10 reported.
The Blue Route was closed between Exit 5 and Exit 9.
A multivehicle crash in the Blue Route’s northbound lanes near Route 3 in Broomall, Delaware County, has brought traffic to a halt Thursday morning.
The accident, which involved an overturned tractor trailer, happened about 5:30 a.m., 6ABC Action News reported. The roadway (Interstate 476) was icy.
At least one person was trapped in the wreckage, according to the report. It was not immediately known how many people were injured in the multivehicle accident, or how badly the injured were hurt.