Pa. Turnpike Traffic Advisory

Name: Renee Vid Colborn
Phone: 717-645-3502

February 3, 2014
Pa. Turnpike Closed Between Carlisle and Breezewood

Accident at milepost 181 closes Turnpike westbound

Due to an accident involving three tractor trailers, the Pa. Turnpike is closed westbound between Carlisle Interchange (#226) and Breezewood Interchange (#161). Emergency crews are on the scene and there is no report of injuries at this time. A detour route will be given to customers entering and exiting the turnpike at these interchanges. 

Due to the winter weather conditions, the Pa. Turnpike Commission and the Pennsylvania State Police have implemented a reduced speed limit of 45 mph in the area between New Stanton Interchange (#75) and Morgantown Interchange (#298) in both directions.

Turnpike travelers can get up-to-date travel information by calling 866-976-TRIP (8747) or visiting the live Travel Conditions Map online at The Turnpike's smartphone app, TRIP Talk, streams audio advisories to iPhone and Droid users. To download the free app, visit