Montoursville, PA – PennDOT has lifted the speed limit restriction that was in place on the roadways listed below in the region. Due to the winter storm impacting the region, speed limits were reduced to 45 mph on:
• Interstate 80 – between the Union / Clinton County line and mile marker 212B (Williamsport Exit) in Northumberland County.
• Interstate 180 – entire length.
All speeds are restored to their usual posted limits.
*There remains a speed restriction on Interstate 80 between mile marker 212B (Williamsport Exit) in Northumberland County and the Columbia / Luzerne County line. Commercial vehicles right (driving) lane only.
PennDOT is continuing to treat roadways in the area and will continue until roads are clear.
Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, 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 1,000 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.
For more winter driving tips and information on how PennDOT treats winter storms, visit www.PennDOT.gov.
Follow PennDOT on Twitter at www.twitter.com/StateColl for Tioga, Lycoming, Bradford, Sullivan and Union County information; www.twitter.com/Altoona for Snyder County information or www.twitter.com/Northeast for Montour, Columbia and Northumberland information.
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