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June 20, 2015

Pa. Turnpike eastbound reopened near Bensalem after oil truck catches fire

The Pennsylvania Turnpike's eastbound lanes have reopened near Bensalem after closing for hours due to an oil truck crashed and caught fire Saturday morning, NBC Philadelphia reports

The accident occurred around 7 a.m. near a construction zone. Firefighters put out the flames that shot up from the vehicle after it crashed, and the fire was brought under control. 6 ABC reports.

Lanes reopened around 12:30 p.m. No injuries have been reported and the cause of the fire is still unknown.