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Route 318 in Mercer County Closed for Bridge Project


Route 318 (Middlesex Mercer Road) is closed for the rehabilitation of the bridge that carries the roadway over Little Neshannock Creek at the border of Lackawannock and East Lackawannock townships in Mercer County.
The bridge is located between Orchard Road in Lackawannock Township and Flat Road (Route 3039) and Rocky Springs Road in East Lackawannock Township.

The work started and is expected to be completed by July 19, 2019.

Separate detours are posted for truck and cars. The truck detour uses Route 19, Interstate 80 and Route 376. The car detour uses Route 62 and Neshannock Road (Route 3037).
Motorists can check conditions on major roadways by visiting 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 860 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.

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