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3:10 PM UPDATE: Crash Closes Route 225 in Lower Mahanoy Township, Northumberland County


3:10 PM UPDATE: Route 225 in Lower Mahanoy Township, Northumberland County is open.

Montoursville, PA – Motorists are advised that Route 225 is closed between Hepner Road and Hatchery Road in Lower Mahanoy Township, Northumberland County, due to a truck crash.

A detour using local roads is in effect. The road is expected to be closed for several hours.

Motorists should be alert, slow down, expect delays in travel, and drive with caution.

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