Pa. Turnpike Executive: Drivers Stranded By Snow Safer On TurnpikeKeeping vehicles on the Pennsylvania Turnpike during a major snowfall that stranded hundreds of motorists for more than 24 hours last month was the safest decision under the circumstances, turnpike officials and state police said Wednesday.
Man Contacts Police After Fleeing Turnpike Crash On FootA man who fled on foot after a crash along the Pennsylvania Turnpike earlier this week has contacted police.
Jury Selection Set For Doctor's Suicide In Jail LawsuitA federal court jury will be selected in Pittsburgh to hear the lawsuit stemming from the 2008 suicide of a Nepalese doctor in a Pennsylvania county jail.
Turnpike Reopens After Crews Retrieve Tractor-Trailer From Turnpike HillsideCrews have started the process to retrieve a tractor-trailer that went over an embankment along the Pennsylvania Turnpike last week.
Turnpike Reschedules Westbound Closure For Truck Retrieval To ThursdayAn 86-mile portion of the westbound Pennsylvania Turnpike will close for about three hours on Wednesday so crews can retrieve a tractor-trailer over an embankment.
Turnpike Commission Apologizes For Massive Backup During StormWhile the cause of the massive backup on the Pennsylvania Turnpike over the weekend is known, it could take weeks to figure out what went wrong resolving it.
Duquesne Basketball Team Recalls Being Stranded On Turnpike For 24 HoursThe Duquesne University men's basketball team spent nearly 30 hours stuck on the Pennsylvania Turnpike this weekend.
Truck Drivers Hunker Down While Stranded On Pennsylvania TurnpikeFor two days, some unlucky travelers were stranded on a stretch of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Many of those stuck in the snow were truck drivers.
Westbound Turnpike Reopens Sunday Evening The westbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike have been reopened, as of 5 p.m. Sunday.
Hundreds Struggle While Stranded On Pa. TurnpikeThe westbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike were cluttered with tractor-trailers Saturday.
Duquesne Basketball Team Among Those Stranded On TurnpikeIt was a long Friday night and Saturday for the Duquesne basketball team. They were among the slew of people stranded in the snow on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, due to a massive storm rocking the east coast.
Governor Urges PA Residents Not To Travel In Wake Of SnowstormGovernor Tom Wolf, PennDOT and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency are urging Pennsylvania residents not to travel Saturday so that crews can continue to clear roads.