EYEWITNESS NEWS (WBRE/WYOU) — A crash on Interstate 81 slows down traffic Monday evening.

According to PennDOT, a crash occurred just south of the northbound River Street exit.

PennDOT traffic is currently backed up past the Airport exit. There is no word on when the wreck will be cleared.

PennDOT asks those to avoid the area. Drivers can stay current by visiting 511PA.