Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is
advising motorists that the 10th
Street Bypass (Route 2128) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, is
closed in both directions due to anticipated flooding.
The 10th Street Bypass is closed between I-279
Parkway North/Fort Duquesne Bridge and Fort Duquesne Boulevard due to expected
flooding. Additionally, the ramps from
northbound and southbound I-279 to the 10th
Street Bypass are closed.
All traffic will be
detoured. Motorists should use Fort
Duquesne Boulevard to detour around the closure. Motorists on I-279 should use the ramps to
Fort Duquesne Boulevard.
Motorists can check
conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter
conditions on 2,900 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
850 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
MEDIA CONTACT: Steve Cowan, 412-429-5010
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