Three people taken to hospital after crash on I-81 in Franklin County

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UPDATE: Two adults and one child were taken to local hospitals after a crash on Interstate-81 in Greene Township, Franklin County on Sunday.

State Police say  around 3:15 p.m., the driver of a Chevrolet Trailblazer, who traveling south, went off the interstate,  into the median and rolled over two times. The Trailblazer then traveled into the northbound lanes, striking a Kia Sorrento.

There were two adults and four children in the Trailblazer and two adults in the Sorrento.

The driver, from Oneonta, Alabama, and a five-year old from the first vehicle were transported to Penn State Hershey Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the second vehicle, who is from Kathleen, Georgia, was taken to York Hospital, also for non-life threatening injuries.

State Police say the driver of the Trailblazer will face charges for the accident.

Interstate-81 was reopened by 6:00 p.m.


GREENE TOWNSHIP, Pa.– A two-car crash closed a portion of Interstate 81 in Greene Township, Franklin County on Sunday.

Interstate 81 north between Exit 17: WALKER ROAD and Exit 20: PA 997 SCOTLAND was closed, but traffic is flowing in both directions.

Life Lion was called to the scene.