CENTRE COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — A tractor-trailer crash has left a section of Route 322 closed Thursday morning as crews worked to clean up the wreck.

UPDATE (3:43 p.m.) – 511PA reports that the road has been cleared and reopened. The orange detour no longer needs to be used. You can see the original story and photos below.


According to 511PA, US 322 eastbound between Boalsburg and Potters Mills, specifically between Sharer Road and Laurel Meadow Lane is closed.

A detour is currently in place as crews deal with the wreckage. Details are limited at this time, but photos from the Boalsburg Fire Company appear to show the back axel/tires detached from the tractor-trailer.

Orange Detour:

Go east on Boal Ave (US-322) toward Elks Club Rd / Bear Meadows Rd
Make a sharp left on Elks Club Rd
Turn right on Earlystown Rd (PA-45)
At the traffic light, turn right on Old Fort Rd (PA-144)
Turn left on Savannah Ln
Go back southeast on Savannah Ln
Turn left on Old Fort Rd (PA-144)
Turn left on Upper Georges Valley Rd
Go back south on Upper Georges Valley Rd
Turn left on Old Fort Rd (PA-144)
Continue south on Old Fort Rd (PA-144)
Continue south on Old Fort Rd (PA-144)
Make a sharp right on Old Route 322

As for the closure, the fire company only stated that RT 322 will be closed for an “extended period of time.”

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