Tractor-trailer crash cleared after halting traffic on Parkway North

March 13, 2018 GMT

A multiple-vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer snarled traffic for miles Friday morning on Pittsburgh’s Parkway North.

The crash happened in the highway’s inbound lanes at about 7:50 a.m. Traffic near the East Street exit was restricted to one lane until after 10:30 a.m.

Authorities opened the High Occupancy Vehicle lane to all drivers in an effort to reduce congestion.

Medics responded to the crash, but the extent of any injuries was not immediately known.

Jacob Tierney is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-836-6646 or jtierney@tribweb.com.