1 person dead in 7-vehicle crash on I-95

Crash on I-95 SB at Penn's Landing

March 29, 2012 8:20:18 AM PDT
One person is dead after a seven-vehicle crash on Interstate 95 at Penn's Landing on Thursday morning.

The crash happened around 8:50 a.m. under the Spruce Street overpass.

Among the vehicles involved were a tanker truck and a box truck.

There was no immediate word on the identity of the person who was killed.

The southbound lanes were shut down for nearly two hours, with the highway finally reopened around 11:00 a.m.

The view from Chopper 6 HD showed a massive backlog on the highway.

The circumstances of this crash remain under investigation.