GRANTVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) – A series of crashes closed a section of Interstate 81 north of Harrisburg for several hours Wednesday afternoon.
A tractor-trailer jackknifed near Exit 77 for Hershey and Manada Hill around 1:30 p.m.m shutting down all southbound lanes to Exit 80 for Grantville.
The interstate reopened by 5 p.m.
PennDOT traffic cameras showed another tractor-trailer jackknifed at mile marker 79 and a long backlog on the highway.
Northbound traffic was backed up for a third crash at mile marker 73, a mile north of the Linglestown/Paxtonia exit. A fourth accident was reported near mile marker 74.
No additional details were immediately available.