Pedestrian struck, killed on I-81


Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian crash Sunday night on Interstate 81 in Franklin County.

State police in Chambersburg say a 20-year-old man ran into oncoming southbound traffic and was struck by a vehicle near mile marker 16  in Guilford Township, near the Route 30 exit, around 11:30 p.m.

The man’s name hasn’t been released.

Police said moments earlier, a driver flagged down a trooper to report that a man had jumped over the guardrail and was walking on the interstate. The man was struck before the trooper made contact with him.

This is a developing story. ABC27 News will provide more information as it becomes available.

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