1 dead after crash on I-81

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – A Quincy man died in a fatal crash Thursday morning on Interstate 81 in Franklin County.

Timothy J. Butts, 28, was in a 2007 Honda Civic that became disabled in the northbound lanes after striking a guide wire in the median. A tractor-trailer collided with the disabled Honda, which had no lights on, and Butts was ejected from the car, state police in Chambersburg said.

The crash at mile marker 16.5 in Guilford Township occurred around 5:48 a.m.

I-81 North was closed for more than four hours.

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