Six People Taken to Hospital in I-81 SB Accident

By WHAG News

Published 04/16 2014 07:28PM

Updated 04/17 2014 11:36AM

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa. - Troopers with Pennsylvania State Police say six people have been taken to the hospital after a two-vehicle accident along Interstate-81. 

The crash happened around 6:45 p.m. near mm 4 along I-81 southbound in Franklin County. 

The interstate was shut down along the southbound side from Exit 5 to the US 11 Exit. 

Trooper Hicks with Pennsylvania State Police said the accident involved two vehicles, and one flipped over onto the interstate. 

The six people were transported to Meritus Medical Center for treatment. 

Both cars have been towed from the scene and both lanes were reopened at 8 p.m. 

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