Whitney Point Tractor Trailer Crash Blamed on Medical Issue
No injuries are reported in a tractor trailer crash that detoured traffic from Interstate 81 South between Marathon and Whitney Point onto Route 11 for hours March 29-30.
Broome County Sheriff’s officials say the rig crashed at around 11 p.m. blocking the southbound lane just north of Whitney Point.
Officials reported it was took over five hours to clean up a hydraulic fluid spill and get the wreck off the road.
The 55 year old Susquehanna, Pennsylvania man who was driving the truck reportedly suffered a medical issue and was taken to a hospital for evaluation.
No tickets have been written.