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Delays on I-80 WB in Columbia County

09/11/2019

Montoursville, PA – Motorists traveling on Interstate 80 westbound are advised there is a traffic backlog between mile markers 238 and 236 due to a roadway rehabilitation project in Scott Township, Columbia County.

As of 3:15 p.m. today, traffic is backed up approximately two miles east of the Lightstreet exit (mile marker 236)

Delays are expected to continue throughout the afternoon, but especially during the peak traffic hours of 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. There may be residual delays into the evening hours.

Motorists should be alert and watch for stopped or slow-moving vehicles.

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MEDIA CONTACT: Kim Smith, 570-368-4344, or at kiasmit@pa.gov.

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