Two tractor-trailer accident causes Maryland traffic jams


The crash was reported around 2:30 Thursday morning.

Photo courtesy: Hancock Volunteer Fire Company

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Md. (WDVM) — An early morning crash on I-70 westbound in Big Pool involving two tractor-trailers caused delay for hours.

According to highway officials, the crash happened around 2:30 Thursday morning.

Both travel lanes were reportedly closed on westbound I-70 between Exit 9 and Exit 5.

As of 8:08 a.m., Maryland State Police say the tractor-trailers have been recovered and removed from the scene. 

All lanes have been re-opened.    

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