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Friday, April 24, 2015

Tanker Crashes Near Kinzua Dam

UPDATE: 3:30 PM -- Route 59 has re-opened.

UPDATE: PennDOT says the road will be closed at least until "early evening." They have posted detours using US Route 6 and Route 321.

A tanker carrying diesel fuel crashed on Route 59 just east of Wolf Run Marina this morning.

The driver was able to get out safely, with only minor injuries, but the tank is leaking.

State police say they expect to keep one lane of the road open.

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