A fatal truck accident near the Route 73 overpass in Cherry Hill closed Interstate 295 in both directions on Sunday night but were completely reopened for the Monday  morning commute.

Delays on I-295 in Cherry Hill (NJ DOT)

6 ABC reports the box truck and a second vehicle hit on the northbound side around 8:45 p.m. on Sunday causing the truck to catch fire.The closure caused a multi-mile backup in both directions of I-295.

New Jersey State Police tweet that engineers was to inspect the overpass before it could be reopened.

Both roads were completely open in both directions shortly before 5 a.m. on Monday morning.

 

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