UPDATE: Accident on I-83 in Harrisburg, vehicle lands next to parked train


HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — One person was transported to the hospital following a car accident on I-83 southbound Wednesday evening.

The accident occurred near Exit 45: South 32nd Street in Harrisburg in Dauphin County. One lane was restricted backing up traffic for miles until crews were able to clear the scene.

PennDOT says a car changed lanes before crossing an embankment, landing just short of a parked train.

“One person [involved in the crash] will either be taken by ambulance or flown for medical care to the hospital,” PennDOT said in a statement.

Another person involved suffered minor injuries.

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