Fatal Crash in Susquehanna County

By Matt Hicks

July 18, 2012 Updated Jul 19, 2012 at 9:58 AM EST

Lenox Township, PA (WBNG Binghamton) A crash in Susquehanna County leaves part of I-81 North closed for nearly five hours and one person dead.

Pennsylvania State Police in Gibson are not releasing the name of the decedent due to notification of next of kin.

It happened around 2:00 p.m. on the northbound side Interstate 81 between Exit 206 to Exit 211.

Police say a tractor trailer struck a vehicle, resulting in a seven vehicle crash.

No additional details are being released at this time.

Police are still investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call Pennsylvania State Police in Gibson at (570) 465-3154.