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I-80 in Mercer County reopens after four hour shutdown

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Both westbound lanes of Interstate 80 were open to traffic by noon after a truck accident blocked both lanes earlier Tuesday morning.

A truck carrying shredded metal overturned just past the I-79 on ramp at around 7:15 a.m., closing both westbound lanes of the interstate.

Traffic was backed up until one lane could be opened just before 11:00 a.m.

There is no word of any serious  injuries from the scene of the crash.

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