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PennDOT: Parts Of I-80, I-380 To See Increase To 70 MPH

Speed limits on more than 100 miles of two interstates maintained by PennDOT will rise to 70 mph for the first time as part of a pilot program.

07/23/2014

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PennDOT, Turnpike Say No Orchestrated Delay In Implementing Speed Limit Increase

Vacationers and road trippers know all too well that Pennsylvania lacks the 70 mile per hour speed limit many other states have.

07/18/2014

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Work Underway For New Overpass Connecting Washington And Allegheny Counties

With a pounding relentless, the steel beams for the beltway bridge are being driven down to Washington County bedrock.

05/12/2014

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Tractor-Trailer Fire Closes Westbound Turnpike Lanes

A blazing truck fire has closed westbound lanes of the Turnpike near the city.

05/02/2014

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Woman Guilty In Porn Shared By Turnpike Worker

A woman has pleaded guilty to federal charges that she enticed a child to commit sex acts that she used to create child pornography that was eventually shared with a former Pennsylvania Turnpike employee.

04/03/2014

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Storm Brings Treacherous Road Conditions

In most areas, officials are calling for people to stay off the roads.

03/02/2014

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Pittsburgh Doctor Killed In Turnpike Crash

New details on a fatal, chain reaction crash on the Pennsylvania turnpike.

12/09/2013

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Corbett Signs Transportation Bill, Ushering In Higher Gas Taxes And 70 MPH Speed

On Monday morning, Gov. Tom Corbett signed the most expansive and expensive transportation funding bill in recent years promising major new investments.

11/25/2013

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Turnpike To Increase Tolls In January

Turnpike tolls are set to increase again starting next year.

07/29/2013

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Former Turnpike CEO To Learn Fate In Corruption Case

A judge is about to make a decision about which charges, if any, will be held for trial in a Pennsylvania Turnpike corruption case.

07/16/2013

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Decision Nears In Former Turnpike CEO Corruption Case

We should know by tomorrow who among the former leadership of the Turnpike Commission charged in this scandal will go to trial, and who, if any, will not.

07/15/2013

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PA Turnpike Going Green, Adding Electric Fueling Stations

Carl DeFebo Manager of Media and Public Relations for the Pennsylvania Turnpike says the Turnpike is going green.

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Investigators Work To Determine Cause Of Fatal Turnpike Bus Crash

Investigators are still trying to determine what caused a tour bus to travel off of the Turnpike, ending in a fatal crash.

03/18/2013

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3 Seton Hill Bus Crash Victims Remain Hospitalized

Three people remain hospitalized with injuries from the crash of a bus carrying a college lacrosse team that killed a pregnant coach, her unborn child and the driver.

03/17/2013

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Seton Hill Campus Mourns Lacrosse Coach Killed In Tour Bus Crash

The news of what happened aboard the tour bus carrying the Seton Hill University women’s lacrosse team Saturday morning spread through the school’s campus in Westmoreland County like wildfire.

03/16/2013

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