Vehicle Crashes into Construction Site in Pennsylvania

March 18, 2024
Two people involved are in unknown condition following the crash.

Two people are in unknown condition after their vehicle crashed into a construction site and went up in flames around 4:30 a.m. Friday morning in Strasburg Road/Route 741 at Black Horse Road in Paradise Township, Pennsylvania. 

According to a report from WGAL News, the vehicle hit an excavator, flipped over a gravel pile, and landed on a fuel tank that was connected to a generator. The fuel tank was fireproof and did not catch fire, but the vehicle did.

No one was working on the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) bridge construction site at the time of the crash.

The cause of the crash has not yet been disclosed. 

Source: WGAL News

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