The Pennsylvania State Police is urging motorists to avoid traveling on Interstate 81 in parts of Lebanon and Schuylkill counties. Interstate 81 is closed Northbound from Lickdale, mile marker 90; to Pine Grove, mile marker 100. The Northbound road may not be accessible for an extended period.
The State Police are asking motorists not to call their local state police barracks to get information on road and traffic conditions.
These roads are closed for safety reasons, and State Police warn motorists not to drive around barriers on closed roads.
Drivers may call 1-866-976-8747 for information on the Pennsylvania turnpike.