Route 34 in Orange reopens after tractor-trailer accident

Police in Orange say Route 34 is back open this morning after a tractor-trailer accident. It happened on the westbound side of the road near

It happened on the westbound side of the road near Birchwood Drive yesterday afternoon after the truck lost its cargo.

It happened on the westbound side of the road near Birchwood Drive yesterday afternoon after the truck lost its cargo. (7/29/16)

ORANGE - Police in Orange say Route 34 is back open this morning after a tractor-trailer accident.

It happened on the westbound side of the road near Birchwood Drive yesterday afternoon after the truck lost its cargo. Police say as a result, the truck punctured its gas tank.

The road was closed for a while during the morning commute.

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