A five-vehicle crash stopped traffic on one of Montgomery County’s busiest highways for about two hours during the Thursday morning rush.
The wreck happened around 5:45 a.m. in the ongoing construction zone along Route 422 eastbound near Trooper Road in Upper Merion. A minivan wound up partially on top of a barricade.
It took emergency crews a while to get to the scene since there is no shoulder where it happened. Traffic backed all the way up to Oaks, where drivers were forced off the road.
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No injuries were reported, Montgomery County dispatchers said.
Crews got the roadway cleared by 7:45 as traffic slowly began moving again.