• 4,800 gallons of 'unknown substance' spills into Yough River when tractor-trailer flips over

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    ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Nearly 4,800 gallons of an unknown substance spilled into the Yough River after a tractor-trailer overturned.

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    Emergency crews were called to the scene in the 2300 block of Douglas Run Road near Nichols Hill Road in Elizabeth Township around 9:30 p.m.

    The driver was flown to the hospital, according to our news partners at TribLIVE.com.

    It's unclear what exactly spilled from the truck.


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