Suspicious Package Report Leads to Evacuations and Closures in Lower Macungie Township, Pennsylvania

Suspicious package prompts evacuation and road closures in Lower Macungie; Allentown Bomb Squad called in for assistance | Lehigh Valley Regional News

A suspicious package report at the 8600 block of Congdonhill Drive in Lower Macungie Township, Pennsylvania has led to the evacuation of a business and the closure of Route 100 at Spring Creek Road. The Ryder Logistics warehouse, located at the scene of the incident, has been evacuated as a precaution.

According to Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Nathan Branosky, the Allentown Bomb Squad was called in as mutual aid to assist with the state police investigation just before 2 p.m. on Monday. Capt. John Christopher from the Allentown Fire Department confirmed this information. The situation is currently under investigation, and updates will be provided as they become available.

Local roads, including Route 100 at Spring Creek Road, have been closed as a precaution while authorities work to determine the nature of the suspicious package and whether it poses a threat to public safety.

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