Coroner on scene of vehicle rollover in Rice Township


RICE TOWNSHIP, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) UPDATE: One man is dead after a violent rollover crash in Luzerne County.

State police say 62-year-old Lacy Price of New Freedom, York County was towing a camper trailer with his SUV. He somehow veered off the highway, struck trees in the median, and overturned his vehicle several times.

Price died at the scene.


The coroner is on the scene of a vehicle rollover in Luzerne County.

A PennDOT traffic camera shows vehicles backed up on Interstate 81 at 3:30 p.m. Friday.

Officials say the vehicle rolled over several times into a wooded median.

A lane of the Interstate 81 northbound 151B exit ramp is closed due to a vehicle rollover. The estimated time of reopening is 6:00 p.m. 

Traffic is heavily backed up going northbound in the area.

Traffic conditions are available at 511PA.

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