70 MPH Speed Limit Rolling Out On Hundreds Of Miles Of Pennsylvania HighwaysThe speed limit will be raised to 70 miles an hour across hundreds of miles of the Pennsylvania Turnpike and sections of other state highways in the coming days.
NJ Woman Killed By Overturned Tractor-Trailer On Pennsylvania Turnpike ID'dA New Jersey woman who was killed when an tractor-trailer overturned onto her car along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Bucks County has been identified.
Turnpike Worker Recalls Ex-Trooper's Attack That Left 3 DeadA Pennsylvania Turnpike toll collector who survived a botched robbery attempt last month that left three people dead said she was terrified but her instincts took over during the attack by a retired state trooper, who was killed by police responding to her call for help.
PA Turnpike Improvements To Be Made In Wake Of January SnowstormA January snowstorm stranded more than 500 vehicles on the Pennsylvania Turnpike for hours, and now a review team is recommending improvements.
Police: Ex-Trooper Kills 2 In PA Turnpike Holdup, Is Shot DeadAuthorities say a retired Pennsylvania state trooper killed a turnpike toll collector and a guard in a holdup attempt at a toll plaza and then was shot dead by troopers.
70 MPH Speed Limit Expanding To Most Of PA TurnpikeThe Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission had decided to expand the 70 mile-an-hour speed limit to most of its system this spring.
PennDOT Restores Speed Limits On Expressways In Philadelphia RegionDue to the winter storm, PennDOT and the Pennsylvania Turnpike are temporarily reducing the speed limit on several highways in the region.
Pa. Turnpike Commission Launches Review Of Massive Backup During Winter StormThe Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission today announced that it has launched a two-phase review of its response to and management of an incident that occurred during an epic blizzard over the weekend resulting in hundreds of travelers being stranded for 24 hours.
Winter Storm Strands Temple Gymnastics Team On Bus Along Pennsylvania TurnpikeThe team of 14 gymnasts, three coaches and an athletic trainer was braving the weather and heading to a gymnastics meet at the University of Pittsburgh when traffic came to a halt.
UPDATE: Pa. Turnpike Implements Speed Restriction Earlier Than Planned; Truck And Trailer Restrictions In Effect Due to the increasing severity of the winter storm, the Pennsylvania Turnpike says it has decided to put speed restrictions in place beginning at 8:30 p.m. tonight instead of midnight.
Stretch Of Northeast Extension Set To Close For Widening ProjectThe Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is closing northbound and southbound lanes of the Northeast Extension from midnight until 6 a.m. Sunday between the Mid-County interchange and the Lansdale exit.
Plug May Be Pulled On Pennsylvania Turnpike Call BoxesThe state Senate Transportation Committee on Tuesday will review a House bill that would allow the Turnpike Commission to eliminate the boxes, saving $200,000 annually.