Pennsylvania Turnpike to close overnight May 20 between Keyser Avenue and Clarks Summit for bridge repair work

For Abington Journal | May 19th, 2017 12:09 pm

The Northeastern Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike (I-476) will be closed northbound from 11 p.m. Saturday, May 20 to 7 a.m. Sunday, May 21 between the Keyser Avenue Interchange, Exit 122, and the Clarks Summit Interchange, Exit 131, Lackawanna County.

The closure is necessary for the protection of motorists and workers so crews can safely perform bridge work at milepost A130.23 in Lackawanna County.

Pennsylvania State Police and Turnpike personnel will be positioned at the impacted interchanges to assist drivers and provide detour information. Changeable message signs will also provide information on closures and detours. Motorists are encouraged to plan travel accordingly. Work schedules are subject to change based on weather conditions.

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Information provided by the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission.