One Dead in Serious Accident on I-81 Southbound


Published 12/12 2013 04:57AM

Updated 12/12 2013 06:14PM

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa. - We have new updates on Thursday morning's fatal accident on Interstate-81 southbound in Chambersburg.

Police released the identity of the woman killed in the crash as Ashely Brechbiel, 26, of Chambersburg.

Pennsylvania State Police say Brechbiel was traveling north on I-81, crossed over the grass median into the southbound side and struck a vehicle traveling southbound head-on. 

The second car overturned, but the driver did not sustain any serious injuries. 

Police say I-81 southbound between exits 20 and 24 in Franklin County was shutdown for five hours.

State Police are continuing to investigate. Stay with us for updates on this developing story.

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