Tractor-trailer fire closes part of I-83 in York County during evening commute

(PennDOT photo)

SHREWSBURY, Pa. (WHTM) – Interstate 83 is back open after a tractor-trailer fire closed northbound lanes in southern York County. There is, however, a lane closure and traffic is still backed up.

The incident occurred around 4:40 p.m. in the Shrewsbury area, closing all northbound lanes between Exit 4 (PA 851) and Exit 8 (PA 216).

According to a York County 911 dispatcher, a tractor-trailer fire was brought under control. There is no concern about hazardous materials.

No injuries have been reported.

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