UPDATE: At Least 5 Dead After 50-Vehicle Crash Closes Interstate in Schuylkill, Pennsylvania – Multiple Vehicles on Fire, People Trapped (VIDEO)

Update: At least 5 people are dead from Monday morning’s multi-vehicle crash.

Pennsylvania – At least 50 vehicles were involved in a fiery pile-up on Interstate 81 Monday morning in Schuylkill County.

Multiple vehicles are on fire and people are trapped.

A “mass casualty” incident has been declared.

WNEP reported:

A crash involving multiple vehicles closed part of a highway Monday morning in Schuylkill County.

The crash closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 81 between the Route 901 exit (116) and the Highridge Park Road exit (119), according to PennDOT.

There is no word on what led to the wreck or how long the road will be closed.

Video from the scene shows snowy conditions and chain-reaction crashes.

Video (language warning):



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