Tractor trailer fire closes eastbound lanes of Pa. Turnpike

Photos sent in by Seth Browning and Taylor Monroe

Crews have closed the eastbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike as they work to extinguish a tractor trailer fire.

According to the Cumberland County Department of Safety’s Twitter, it happened Thursday evening around 5:15 p.m. near the Carlisle Interchange.

Officials have closed the eastbound lanes between Blue Mountain (Exit 201) and Carlisle (Exit 226).

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