It could have been deadly, a man driving for miles in the wrong direction on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. That man was in court today to answer the charges against him.
Gov. Tom Corbett won’t talk about the current investigation, but says whatever happened at the Turnpike Commission under previous governors, his rule about doing business with any state agency is simple.
It’s hard to drive on the Pennsylvania Turnpike without running into construction somewhere — much of it needed. But in an 85-page presentment a grand jury has found that some turnpike commissioners, officials, and political leaders awarded contracts based on gifts, favors, and political contributions.
A tractor-trailer accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike caused quite a backup Tuesday morning.
The Pennsylvania Turnpike kicked off a major construction project on Monday, but it comes with a lengthy detour for drivers.
State Auditor General Jack Wagner has just a few weeks left in his term of office, but he’s not about to quit his famous audits quite yet.
The Pennsylvania Turnpike needs $450 million. The banks keep lending money, and the Turnpike has to raise gas taxes and fares in order to keep up with the debt.
An insurance company must pay for a spill last year on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, which damaged hundreds of vehicles.
A man was hospitalized Sunday afternoon after the tractor trailer her was driving veered off the road, nearly hitting a crowded fast food restaurant just off the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Harmar Township.
One man is dead after an overnight accident along the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
If you travel the Pennsylvania Turnpike, you have probably noticed the bright yellow call boxes. They are there for emergencies, but lately they haven’t been getting very much use.
Emergency crews were called to an accident involving two motorcycles along the Pennsylvania Turnpike this afternoon.
There was a traffic mess along the Pennsylvania Turnpike Thursday morning after state police say a driver lost control of a tractor trailer in the rain and the vehicle overturned, blocking the road.
A state trooper was hospitalized Friday evening after suffering a medical event while responding to a vehicle crash that injured two people along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Westmoreland County.
A local state lawmaker wants to increase the speed limit on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The House transportation committee has approved a bill that would allow the Turnpike Commission to raise the speed limit to 70 mph.