State Police: Two people injured in I-81 South crash

Dauphin County, Pa. – UPDATE:  Two people are in the hospital after a two-vehicle crash, Saturday morning.

According to police, a tractor-trailer hit a vehicle while it attempted to merge from the right lane and into the left lane. Authorities say the tractor-trailer struck a concrete barrier. Investigators say the vehicle spun onto the middle of the highway and came to a stop across both southbound travel lanes.

Police say both the driver and passenger of the vehicle were injured and taken to Hershey Medical Center.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured.

PREVIOUS: A multi-vehicle crash has closed all lanes on I-81 southbound in West Hanover Township.

According to emergency dispatch the crash happened around 8:07 a.m.


The crash is around mile marker 76, near the Paxtonia/Linglestown exit in Dauphin County.

State police are investigating.

This story is developing.


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