Tractor-trailer hits two houses, overturns on Fayette County road

A tractor-trailer overturned, hitting two houses before coming to rest on a Fayette County road this morning.

The crash occurred around 9:18 a.m. in the 1200 block of Springfield Pike, Connellsville Township.

The driver and a dog in the cab were not injured. No other injuries were reported, according to state police.

The front porch of one of the homes was destroyed and the other home had minor damage. The load being ended up in a front yard.

State police estimate Springfield Pike will remain closed for about three hours as crews work to clear the area. They are advising drivers to avoid the area.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

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