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Pedestrian dies after being struck on I-81 in Franklin County, suicide investigation underway

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa. – Authorities confirm one pedestrian has died after being struck on Interstate 81.

It happened around 11:30 p.m. Sunday evening at Lincoln Highway East in Guilford Township.

Police say that a motorist waved down a Chambersburg Police cruiser to say that a male pedestrian had gone over the guard rail and began walking on the Interstate.

The pedestrian, a 20-year-old, was struck before police were able to make contact with him.

Police are investigating the incident as a suicide.

FOX43 will provide further details as they become available.