CONTACT: Renee Vid Colborn
February 18, 2014
Speed Restrictions Lifted on Northeastern Extension

Weather advisory remains in effect system-wide.

The Pa. Turnpike Commission and Pa. State Police have lifted the 45 mph speed restriction on the Northeastern Extension from Mid-County Interchange (Exit #20) to Clarks Summit (Exit #131).  

The Turnpike is now operating under a Weather Advisory system-wide.

The Turnpike Traffic Operations Center and Maintenance Department will continue monitoring the weather and treating the roadway as needed.  All travelers should keep alert for changing conditions and emergency crews working on the roadway.

Turnpike travelers can get up-to-date travel information by calling 866-976-8747 or online at  Look for the travel advisories box on the top right of the home page.