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7:20 AM Update: Route 487 Closed in Orangeville, Columbia County


7:20 AM Update: Route 487 is open.

Montoursville, PA – Motorists are advised that both lanes of Route 487 are closed between Route 93 (Berwick Road) in Orangeville and Rohrsburg Road in Orange Township, due to a vehicle crash.

A detour for cars using local roads is in place.  A detour for commercial vehicles is Interstate 80, Route 42 and Route 118.

The roadway is expected to be closed for several hours.

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