(WHTM) — Crashes due to weather have caused multiple accidents along Midstate routes, mostly Interstate 81.
According to 511pa.com, there was a crash that was located on Interstate 81 south between Exit 100: PA 443- Pine Grove and Exit 90: PA 72- Lebanon. All lanes were closed.
Further south, there was a crash on Interstate 81 north near the Interstate 81/Interstate 78 split in Lebanon County. All lanes were closed on that portion of the interstate as well.
At 3:15 p.m. a Tweet from State Trooper Beohm said Pennsylvania State Police out of Jonestown is currently on the scene of multiple incidents on I-81 as a result of the weather conditions. I-81 North was closed between Exit 80 and Exit 85 to recover a tractor-trailer that crashed down an embankment.
There is a speed restriction in place on Interstate 81 by the Interstate 78 exit in Lebanon County, all the way to the West Hazelton exit in Luzerne County. 511pa.com states that speeds have been reduced to 55 mph.