Interstate 81 reopens in Lebanon County after deadly crash

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UPDATE: All lanes of Interstate 81 in East Hanover Township, Lebanon County are now open. The northbound lanes, between exits 85 & 89, were closed this afternoon due to a deadly crash involving a tractor-trailer and a van.

The roadway was reopened around 7:30 p.m. State Police are investigating.

 

PREVIOUSLY REPORTED:

EAST HANOVER TOWNSHIP, LEBANON COUNTY, Pa — Emergency crews are on scene of a crash involving a tractor-trailer and a van on Interstate 81 in East Hanover Township, Lebanon County.

The call came in at 2:33 p.m. Sunday for reports of a fatal crash on I-81. The crash is in the Northbound lanes and the highway is closed from Exit 85 to Exit 89. PennDOT urges drivers to follow the signs for a Blue Detour.

The Northbound lanes will be shut-down for hours according to PennDOT.

 

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