Tires Covered with Tar After Oil, Chips Mixture Fails to Set on Route 239 near Shickshinny
UPDATE: Route 239 reopened early Wednesday morning near Shickshinny. UNION TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- A road in Luzerne County remains was closed Tuesday night after several vehicles were damaged by wet tar. PennDOT says Route 239 in Union Township near Shickshinny was oiled and chipped Monday morning, but for some reason, the mixture didn't dry.