PennDOT District 12 would like to inform motorists of lane on Interstate 70 east and westbound between Exit 53 (Yukon) and Exit 51 (West Newton/Mt Pleasant) located in South Huntingdon Township in Westmoreland County. The lane closures will occur Monday January 4 through Thursday January 7.
The restrictions will be in place to allow crews to shift traffic onto the new pavement allowing Exit 51 to be opened. Construction will continue in the area. Motorists should drive with caution through work zones.
Motorists can check conditions on major roadways 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 1000 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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