Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is
advising motorists the “Bathtub” area of westbound I-376 (Parkway East) in the
City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, is closed due to flooding.
section of I-376, located between Grant Street and the Fort Pitt Bridge has
closed earlier than anticipated due to the faster rising levels of water. All
traffic will be detoured.
From westbound I-376, traffic
will take the Grant Street (Exit 71A) off-ramp
Turn left onto Fort Pitt
Bear left onto the westbound
I-376 ramp toward Fort Pitt Bridge/Airport
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