Nearly 100 Vehicles Involved in Two Vehicle Pileups in Pennsylvania

Nearly 100 Vehicles Involved in Two Vehicle Pileups in Pennsylvania

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

PENNSYLVANIA - Morning traffic has come to a standstill after two crashes on the Pennsylvania turnpike.

Nearly 100 total vehicles were involved in the pileups.

State police say the first crash involved 15 to 20 vehicles and several tractor-trailers.

The second accident involved 30 cars and a jackknifed tractor-trailer.

There are reports of at least five people who were taken to the hospital with various injuries.

No fatalities have been reported at this time.

Authorities say it may take three to four hours to clear the highway.