Crash Cleared on Interstate 81 in Luzerne County


WILKES-BARRE TOWNSHIP — A four-vehicle crash in Luzerne County slowed traffic on Interstate 81 north Thursday morning.

Troopers say it happened just before 7 a.m. on Thursday on I-81 north near the Highland Park Boulevard exit.

One person was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

One lane of I-81 was shut down while crews cleaned up the crash.

The wreck was cleared by about 9 a.m., according to PennDOT.

The cause of the crash is under investigation here in Luzerne County.

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1 Comment

  • A person

    Glad they’re alright, but its bound to happen. Limit is 55 and everyone does 70+, add rain and dumb people who don’t buy new tires and its a sure disaster

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