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Car wedged under rig on I-95 in Chester

Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Car wedged under rig on I-95 in Chester

Rescue crews freed a driver whose car was wedged underneath a tractor-trailer on I-95 in Delaware County Tuesday morning.

The car and the tractor-trailer collided around 11:00 a.m. in the southbound lanes of I-95 near Route 352 in Chester.

State Police tell Action News a mother and her adult daughter were in the vehicle.

The mother was freed from the car and was taken to Crozer-Chester Medical Center with minor injuries.

The daughter was also taken to Crozer for evaluation.

Wtnesses tell Action News the car was under the tractor-trailer and was being dragged. This went on until the driver of the rig noticed the vehicle was underneath his trailer.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured.

All involved were wearing seatbelts.

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