Icy conditions cause crashes/ traffic slowdowns on PA highways

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BEARCREEK TOWNSHIP, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) – Icy road conditions are leading to several crashes and traffic issues on major roadways.

A tractor-trailer crashed into a median on the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike going south by the Bearcreek Township offramp. The driver was taken to the hospital.

That section of 476 was closed briefly while crews cleared the scene.

A section of Interstate 81 in Schuylkill County was shut down completely after several collisions were reported. It has since re-opened.

In Dingman Township, Pike County, a crash closed a section of Interstate 84 between Milford and Lords Valley for a brief period.

It is advised you plan for extra time to travel this morning as icy conditions are being reported across the viewing area.

For the latest in road conditions you can head to 511pa.com .

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