Bern Township fire police were dispatched at approximately 22:30 to assist companies 30, 29, and 26 with traffic control around a motor vehicle accident in Penn township.
FP LT Heckman and FP Patrolman Gary Pinsonnault responded with Traffic 55 to assist at the scene. Traffic 55 was requested to take traffic control and close 183 SB at the north side of Mount Pleasant road.
All regular vehicle traffic was detoured through Mount Pleasant. A total of 6 tractor trailers had to be turned around to find another route due to the extensive period of time the roadway was closed. Additionally, 2 tractor trailers were staged on the shoulder of the road until the roadway was opened.
By 02:15 on April 15th , the investigation of the accident was concluded and the vehicles were removed. At this time the roadway was opened and all units were cleared by 02:30.