PRESS PHOTOS BY JIM MARSHThree nearly simultaneous motor vehicle accidents along Interstate 78 keep the Lehigh County 911 center, first responders, wreckers and state police busy sorting out where the accidents are and what resources are needed May 19. The tractor trailer shown jackknifed in the westbound lanes of the highway just past the Cedar Crest Boulevard entrance around 1 p.m., with reports
Western Salisbury Fire Department responders examine the wreckage of a semi-trailer cab after wreckers untangled the aftermath of a jackknife accident in the westbound lanes of Interstate 78 just past the Cedar Crest Boulevard highway entrance about 1 p.m. May 19.
PRESS PHOTOS BY JIM MARSHWestern Salisbury Fire Department first responders arrive at a rear-end crash that happened as the aftermath of a jackknifed tractor trailer in the westbound lanes of Interstate 78 near the Cedar Crest Boulevard entrance about 1 p.m. May 19. The Lehigh County 911 Center had difficulty dispatching appropriate response because the two accidents occurred almost simultaneously
First responders from Lower Macungie Fire Department and Western Salisbury Fire Department are dispatched about 1 p.m. May 19, to a motor vehicle rollover accident in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 78 just before the Cedar Crest Boulevard exit of the highway. Emergency responders encountered difficulty sorting out three accidents occurring almost simultaneously and within sight of each other in