Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is
advising motorists the southbound I-279 (Parkway North) ramp to eastbound
(outbound) I-376 (Parkway East) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, is
closed due to flooding.
ramp taking traffic from the Fort Duquesne Bridge on southbound I-279 to
eastbound I-376, commonly referred to as the Interstate Connector, has been
closed to traffic.
will be detoured.
Traffic on southbound I-279
will continue to the Fort Pitt Bridge to westbound I-376 (Parkway West)
Motorists will continue through
the Fort Pitt Tunnel
Take Exit 69A
toward South 19 Banksville Road
Keep left and loop
back to eastbound I-376
Continue through the Fort Pitt
Stay in the right-hand lane and
follow signs to eastbound I-376
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