Deadly Crash Closes I-80 for Hours in the Poconos

POCONO TOWNSHIP -- One person is dead after a crash that closed part of Interstate 80 in the Poconos for hours.

State police said a tractor trailer and a car collided in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 80 near the Tannersville exit just before 5 a.m. Sunday.

According to the coroner, six people were in the car. An adult female passenger was killed. Her name has not been released. Two other people in the car were seriously hurt.

That stretch of the interstate was shut down for nearly five hours. It reopened around 10 a.m.

Talkback 16 Online Discussion:

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

6 comments