Sunday, November 5, 2023

Interstate 81 Northbound Closed in Schuylkill County

As of 10:00pm, Sunday, Interstate 81 northbound is closed north of the Minersville exit.

Just before 10:00pm, a crash occurred just north of the High Ridge exit at mile marker 119 in the northbound lanes of Interstate 81.

Units from Frackville, Englewood, and Minersville are all responding to the scene.

The crash is reported to involve a tractor trailer rollover with 3 other vehicles hitting the tractor trailer.

The crash has the Interstate completely block northbound.

Early reports are only one person is injured.

Interstate 81 northbound will be closed at the Minersville Exit.

UPDATE (11:45pm)