7-car crash claims one


AMarylandman was killed Wednesday, July 18 in a seven vehicle crash that closed northbound lane of Interstate 81 in Lenox Twp. for hours.

Police identified the man killed as Brian Wilcox, 56, Lutherville, Md. Wilcox was driving a black, 2008 Lexus convertible and was one of the vehicles involved in the crash.

The pile-up at mile marker 209 began after a tractor trailer struck another vehicle.

According to Tpr. Michael Joyce, who is investigating the incident, there was only one person in each vehicle involved in the crash.

Two people were transported to an area hospital for treatment of injuries. Joyce said that both had been treated and released.

State police planned to reconstruct the accident scene on Tuesday, July 24. More details are expected to be released following the reconstruction.