Bedford County tractor-trailer collision catches fire, traps driver inside

BEDFORD COUNTY, Pa. - One driver was trapped after two tractor-trailers collided and caught on fire along Pennsylvania Turnpike in Bedford County. 

The accident happened around 9:30 a.m. between the Breezewood and Bedford interchange, blocking the westbound lanes. The highway didn't reopen until 4:30 p.m.

Traffic was backed up for miles. It was being redirected at the Breezewood interchange.

We're told one person was taken to the hospital. There is still no word on the extent of the injuries. 

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