Tractor-trailer carrying pigs overturns on Route 30

MANHEIM TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WHTM) – An exit ramp connecting Route 30 East to Route 222 North remains closed due to an overturned tractor trailer carrying pigs.

The accident happened Monday morning around 10.

According to emergency dispatchers, a few pigs escaped but the majority of the 80 full-grown pigs were contained.

PennDOT officials expect the ramp to be closed most of the day.

It’s not clear what caused the accident. No injuries have been reported.

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