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Pa. Turnpike Crash

(Pa. state police officials testify about the massive series of crashes on the Pennsylvania Turnpike on February 14th.  Photo by Tony Romeo)

Police Officials Blame Both Weather, Drivers in Huge Pa. Turnpike Pileups

“Certainly the weather conditions’ changing impacted the conditions on the road, but we had a number of drivers that did not compensate,” Lt. Col. George Bivens said.

03/11/2014

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PennDOT: Keeping Speed Restrictions In Place Would Not Have Prevented Turnpike Pileup Crash

Pennsylvania’s transportation secretary says keeping speed restrictions in place would not have prevented the series of pile-ups that paralyzed the turnpike on Valentine’s Day.

02/26/2014

(credit: Matt Rivers/ CBS3)

Pa. Turnpike Commission To Conduct Follow-Up Investigation Of Massive Pileup

In the aftermath of the major pileup on the Pennsylvania Turnpike last Friday, the Turnpike Commission is promising a thorough follow-up investigation to find out what it could have done to prevent the accidents.

02/21/2014

Damaged cars at Rob’s Automotive and Collision Center. (Credit: Brad Segall)

Car Owners Getting Close-Up Look At Damage From PA Turnpike Crash

The owners of the cars involved in Friday’s chain reaction crashes on the Pennsylvania Turnpike are getting a look now at the damage to their vehicles.

02/17/2014

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Stranded Driver Teaches Class From Pa. Turnpike During Massive Pileup

She says she knew she was going to be late so she decided to take out her iPad and teach class as she sat in the pileup.

02/15/2014

(credit: Paul Kurtz)

UPDATE: Pa. Turnpike Reopened After Massive Crash, All-Day Closure

Several multi-vehicles crashes involving dozens of cars and several trucks shut down the eastbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

02/14/2014

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Dozens Treated At Local Hospitals Following Massive Pa. Turnpike Pileup

Dozens of accident victims were taken to local hospitals for evaluation following the massive pile-up on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

02/14/2014

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Good Samaritans Supply Stranded Drivers With Food & Water During Massive Crash On Pa. Turnpike

Stranded commuters near the Second Street Pike overpass were shocked to look up and see Good Samaritans coming from all directions bringing pizza, burgers, pretzels, water, even chocolate.

02/14/2014

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