Fatal crash on I-83 in York County


A fatal crash involving a tractor-trailer, a small bucket truck and service truck along Interstate 83 in York County.  It happened at around 4:30 in the northbound lanes of I-83 at Exit 22, North George Street in Manchester Township.  The York County Coroner is on the scene. No word on the identity of the victim.  One person in his 60’s was rushed to a local hospital, no word on a condition.

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The collision was so violent the bucket truck and service truck burst into flames.  The flames from the crash set brush on fire which quickly spread threatening a nearby Comfort Inn hotel.  The hotel was evacuated as a precaution.  Commuter traffic on Interstate 83 was backup in both directions.  Pennsylvania State Police are investigating.