Police investigate cause of deadly multi-vehicle crash along I-81
One person was killed in a multi-vehicle accident along Interstate 81 near the Franklin and Cumberland County line early Monday morning.
The crash happened shortly after midnight along I-81 northbound between Exit 24 (Fayette Street) and Exit 29 (Route 174 and King Street) in Southampton Township.
The cause of the collision was not immediately released. The northbound lanes of I-81 remain closed and traffic is being detoured around the scene.
By 5:30 a.m.– the southbound lanes of I-81 had reopened.
So far, no word on the identity of the person killed.
The crash remains under investigation.