TANNERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — One person has died in a multi-vehicle accident that backed up traffic for hours in Pennsylvania.
The Monroe County Control Center says the crash was reported around 5 a.m. Sunday on Interstate-80 near Tannersville. The crash involved a tractor-trailer and other vehicles.
Authorities say five others were transported to a local hospital. The crash shut down the eastbound section of the highway for five hours.
The name of the deceased is being withheld pending family notification.
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An investigation into the accident is ongoing.