Traffic Alert: Crash on Route 228 at I-79 in Cranberry Causing Delays

Motorists are recommended to avoid the area.

A crash at Route 228 at Interstate-79 West is causing traffic delays, according to Cranberry officials.

Motorists are asked to avoid area if possible or to use alternate routes.

On the Cranberry Patch Facebook page, reader Leigh Crawford Fisher said she saw both cars involved in the collision being loaded onto a tow truck.

"Hopefully it will clear up soon," she commented.

Are you stuck in the traffic? Did you see the crash? Post your insights in the comment section below.

Lisa Long Wilson December 12, 2012 at 09:20 PM
I just came through that area. RT 228 is down to one lane in the southbound lanes. I saw lots of broken glass as I drove by. I hope all involved motorists are ok.
Jessica Sinichak December 12, 2012 at 09:21 PM
Reader Kate Wassel says, "Do not get near the area! Total mess"
Jessica Sinichak December 12, 2012 at 09:29 PM
From the Cranberry Patch Facebook page: Reader Leigh Crawford Fisher says "Both cars are on the tow truck now. Hopefully it will clear up soon."
Julie Rotelli December 12, 2012 at 10:22 PM
Franklin Rd also heavy with overflow traffic!
Jessica Sinichak December 12, 2012 at 10:30 PM
From the Cranberry Patch Facebook page: Reader Allie Koch reports the Route 228/I-79 area is now clear.


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