Route 116 reopens after being closed near Spring Grove

Liz Evans Scolforo


A York County 911 supervisor said the affected portion of Route 116 reopened at about 2 p.m.


Fire and emergency officials have closed a portion of Route 116 just north of Spring Grove for a tree that fell on electrical wires, according to York County 911.

It happened about 12:22 p.m. near the area where railroad tracks cross the rural highway, also known as Hanover Road, between Little Creek and Sprenkle roads, according to 911. That's in Jackson Township.

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A fire official at the scene called for fire police to respond. Southbound traffic is being diverted at Biesecker Road and the road is expected to be closed until

Expect delays if you can't avoid the area.

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