EAST BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — There’s some good news for drivers in Washington County today following the closure of a road due to a massive rockslide last month.
According to PennDOT, Route 88 in East Bethlehem Township has now been reopened to trafficREAD MORE: Pennsylvania Weather: Some Northwestern Pa. Neighborhoods See Snow On Mother's Day
The slide shut down the road back on May 13 when large boulders fell, blocking the lanes.READ MORE: Jason Gagorik Steps In As New Chief Of Whitehall Borough Police Department
PennDOT officials believe all the rain this spring may have been a major factor in causing the hillside to give way.MORE NEWS: Man Convicted Of Attempted Kidnapping Of Police Officers In Alleged Ambush Plot