A deadly vehicle fire and police incident closed Interstate 81 north in West Hanover Township, Dauphin County for more than three hours Tuesday morning.
It happened around 3:15 at mile marker 74.5, just north of the Linglestown/Paxtonia exit.
The initial call came in as a vehicle fire, but police would not discuss details of their investigation.
Police said the deceased was a 33-year-old man from Hummelstown. The incident appeared to only involve one vehicle.
The northbound lanes of the Interstate reopened around 6:30 a.m. There were significant backlogs in the area because of the vehicle fire.
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