UPDATE: Interstate 81 Rest Stop Near Nuangola Reopens

UPDATE, AUGUST 17 -- The Interstate 81 rest stop reopened on Friday, August 17.

RICE TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- The rest stop at Nuangola along Interstate 81 south is now closed for repairs in Luzerne County.

PennDOT says the rest area needs upgrades to its roof and electrical systems.

The rest stop here along I-81 south at Nuangola is scheduled to remain closed until August 24.