Breaking: Fatal tractor trailer accident in West Goshen

(Fire crews & first responders on scene of a fatal tractor trailer fire on US-202 in West Goshen. Facebook Photo/via Jimmy Dever)
(Fire crews & first responders on scene of a fatal tractor trailer fire on US-202 in West Goshen. Facebook Photo/via Jimmy Dever)

WEST GOSHEN, Pa. (YC) – Police and fire crews are on scene of a major tractor trailer accident in West Goshen.

One person has been reported to have died with several others injured.

The accident happened at intersection of Matlock St. & US-202.

The crash involved a tractor trailer, which flipped onto its side and exploded into a ball of flames, with smoke that could be seen for miles. It occurred about 12:30 p.m.

The busy highway was expected to remain closed for the rest of the day in West Goshen Township between Westtown Road and South High Street, dispatchers told NBC10.

The cause of the accident was not immediately available.

This is a developing story.