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Vehicle fire slows Interstate 81 traffic in Lackawanna County

PennDOT says traffic was affected in the Clarks Summit area.
Credit: WNEP

CLARKS SUMMIT, Pa. — Traffic backed up on part of Interstate 81 in Lackawanna County Thursday morning because of a vehicle fire.

According to PennDOT, Interstate 81 northbound was tied up beginning at mile marker 195 in Clarks Summit due to that fire. There is also a lane restriction in that area because of road work.

PennDOT reopened the area by about 10:15 a.m.

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