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Traffic Backups Continue on I-80 WB in Montour County and Columbia Counties

08/12/2017

Montoursville, PA – Motorists traveling on Interstate 80 westbound are advised there continues to be a significant backlog of traffic due to a lane closure for crash recovery at mile 226, about two miles east of Danville in Montour County.

As of 6:30 PM, traffic is backed up to the Buckhorn exit in Columbia County.
 
Motorists should expect delays and be alert for stopped or slow-moving vehicles.
 
All lanes are expected to be open in about an hour. However, residual traffic backups should be expected until the queue is cleared.
 
Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 825 traffic cameras.
 
511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.
 
MEDIA CONTACT: Dave Thompson, 570-368-4202
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