Fatal Tractor Trailer Crash on I 81 in Pennsylvania

Published 11/06 2012 12:18PM

Updated 11/06 2012 02:25PM

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, PA - Pennsylvania State Police say traffic was delayed for hours on Interstate 81 Southbound in Cumberland County after a fatal tractor trailer accident.

Police this morning say the two vehicle crash sent the tractor trailer off of the road. Witnesses could see the vehicle engulfed in flames. At least one person was killed.

Police say vehicles were detoured southbound off of the Newville exit 37 and back on to the Shippensburg exit 29.

Pennsylvania State Police say currently all lanes are open.

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