Update: PennDOT reports that the accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike has been cleared.
Earlier: A portion of the Pennsylvania Turnpike has been shut down because of a vehicle fire.
Eastbound lanes are closed between Exit 242 (I-83) and Exit 272 (Rt. 283).
According to 911 transmissions, the fire was out at about 2 p.m., but traffic is still restricted in that area.