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Westbound I-376 Parkway East Closed Due to Flooding in Pittsburgh

02/08/2019

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. 

This 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.

Posted Detour

  • From westbound I-376, traffic will take the Grant Street (Exit 71A) off-ramp

  • Turn left onto Fort Pitt Boulevard

  • Bear left onto the westbound I-376 ramp toward Fort Pitt Bridge/Airport

  • End detour

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