Gas tanker overturns along Route 283 East

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The westbound lanes of Route 283 in Lancaster County were closed for several hours Wednesday afternoon after a car crashed into a tanker truck hauling gasoline.

The collision caused the tanker to overturn in the median near Route 230 in Rapho Township shortly after 12 p.m.

Occupants in both vehicles were treated for injuries.

Route 283 eastbound remained opened, but traffic slow going in the area.

Photo courtesy of Lancaster Online.


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