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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — After the Parkway East “bathtub” closed Friday night due to flooding, PennDOT announced Saturday just after 6 a.m. that the area reopened to traffic.

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Also, PennDOT announced the southbound I-279 ramp from the Fort Duquesne Bridge to eastbound I-376 reopened to traffic.

The bathtub section closed to traffic just before 8:30 p.m. on Friday after initially being scheduled to close at 11 p.m. after water levels rose faster than anticipated.

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