UPDATE: Crash on I-81 southbound near Lebanon closes lane, Minute Maid products being cleaned up

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LEBANON Co. (WHTM) — A tractor-trailer filled with 44,000 pounds of Coca-Cola products has overturned on I-81 southbound near Lebanon. The crash occurred between Exit 90: PA 72 – LEBANON and Exit 89: I-78 EAST – ALLENTOWN.

As of 3:46 p.m. one lane is about to open, but no word yet on when the other lane will open, according to PennDOT Safety Officer Fritzi Schreffler.

Those on-site are currently offloading Minute Maid lemonade, which was the product being hauled.

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According to Schreffler, there is no word on injuries or how long the other lane will be closed.

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