Police identify driver from fatal Interstate 81 crash

Police officers near the scene of a fatal crash on I-81 near Carlisle. (Caitlin Sinnett/FOX43)

CARLISLE — A fatal automobile accident closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 81 in Carlisle on Thursday.

Michael Levan, 22, died as a result from his injuries in the crash.

Around 3:35 p.m., Levan merged onto Interstate 81 NB via Exit Ramp 47. Levan lost control of his vehicle, causing it to overturn on its side before being struck by another vehicle and coming to a final rest in the right lane of travel.

The other driver only suffered minor injuries in the incident.