Crash impacts rush hour traffic on I-81 in Dauphin County

Photo courtesy: PennDOT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – A crash involving a pair of tractor-trailers caused major delays Friday evening on Interstate 81 in Dauphin County.

Five vehicles total were involved in the crash near mile marker 69 on I-81 northbound in Lower Paxton Township, according to fire officials. Authorities were alerted to the scene shortly after 5 p.m.

The crash scene, in the area of the I-81/I-83 split, was cleared around 7:30 p.m.

EMS crews responded, but details about injuries were not immediately available.

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