All lanes in section of I-80 in Mercer, Venango counties reopen after crash

Both the eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 80 between Exits 19 and 29 were closed for a half hour following a crash

OIL CITY, Pa. (WYTV) – All lanes previously closed along Interstate 80 in Mercer and Venango counties have reopened following a multi-vehicle crash.

As of 8 p.m., westbound and eastbound lanes are open between Exit 19 (the interchange with Interstate 79) in Mercer County and Exit 29, (Barkeyville, Route 8) in Venango County.

Both lanes were closed around 7:30 p.m. because of an accident.

At 7:45 p.m., the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation said only the westbound lanes had reopened.

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