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Mail truck loses load on Harlem Avenue

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By Bob Bong

A U.S. Postal Service truck leaving a local post office spilled its load at Harlem Avenue and 103rd Street Tuesday morning.

Palos Hills Police Deputy Chief Tony Carroccio said the truck was driving with its rear door open at 3 a.m. when it dropped packages all over Harlem Avenue near 103rd Street.

The local postmaster and area police helped collect the packages and clear the roadway.

No injuries were reported. No word on whether any of the packages were damaged in the incident.

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