Truck Driver Dead in Tractor Trailer Crash

By Kelly Choate |

Published 07/24 2014 09:57PM

Updated 07/24 2014 11:11PM

Scott Township, Columbia County -- A truck driver is dead after a violent crash in Columbia County on Thursday.

State Police said three tractor trailers were traveling on Interstate 80 near Bloomsburg, when one of the trucks lost control and collided with another, causing a chain reaction on the highway.

Troopers said one of the truck drivers died at the scene.

The crash caused a massive traffic jam that stretched for miles along Interstate 80.

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