DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) — A crash shut down a portion of Interstate 81 South and a ramp onto Interstate 83 in Dauphin County for hours on Saturday, April 30.
According to PennDOT, the crash was on I-81 southbound at Exit 70: I-83 SOUTH/US 322 EAST – HARRISBURG. There is a ramp closure. This was due to a tractor-trailer losing its load of large plastic rolls.
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Clean-up took hours and motorists were told to avoid the area. Restrictions remained in place until late Saturday night.
From a traffic camera near the scene, it appeared that at least one tractor-trailer is involved. The traffic camera continued to show work on the road at 10 p.m. The road has since reopened as of Sunday, May 1.
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