UPDATE: Interstate 83 southbound reopens after crash

Harper Ho
York Dispatch
Firefighters responded to a crash on Interstate 83. Feb. 2, 2021.

All southbound lanes on Interstate 83 between Exit 8 (Glen Rock) and Exit 4 (Shrewsbury) reopened as of 9:35 a.m. after being closed for about two hours following a crash, according to 511PA.

An official at York County 911 said a tractor that was pulling an empty trailer crashed into a ditch about 7:30 a.m. Tuesday.

This image from a PennDOT camera shows the scene where a tractor with an unloaded trailer crashed into a ditch on Interstate 83 on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021.

First responders rescued the trapped driver, who was not injured, according to York County 911.

The highway had been expected to be closed for about an hour as at least a dozen units from the fire department, police and utility clear the crash. 

The Shrewsbury Volunteer Fire Co. reported about 9 a.m. that crews were still working.

All southbound lanes on Interstate 83 near Shrewsbury are closed following a crash Tuesday morning. Feb. 2, 2021.

Speed limits on I-83 remain at 45 mph because of the snowstorm, according to 511PA.com.

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