Almost 20 tons of ice cream spills in Pennsylvania tractor-trailer crash

Ice cream spilled in tractor-trailer accident
Emlenton Fire Department

A tractor-trailer crash early this morning in Pennsylvania shut down a portion of Interstate 80 when its cargo of ice cream spilled.

The rollover accident occurred at about 12:45 a.m. in the westbound lanes of I-80 near Emleton in western Pennsylvania about 70 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.

The tractor-trailer was carrying 39,000 pounds of ice cream, which spilled across the interstate. I-80 westbound was closed for about three hours.

The driver was not injured, according to the Emlenton Fire Department.