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Oil Truck Fire Shuts Down All Eastbound Lanes Of PA Turnpike In Bensalem

It happened around 7 a.m. when a truck carrying 2,700 gallons of home heating oil caught fire.

06/20/2015

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Pennsylvania Turnpike To End Usual Tolls At Jersey Crossing

The Pennsylvania Turnpike will replace traditional toll collection with all-electronic tolling at the Delaware River Bridge, which connects Bristol, Pennsylvania, with Burlington Township, New Jersey.

06/18/2015

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Puppies Get Loose On Pa. Turnpike After Crash In Montgomery County

An accident involving a van carrying a load of puppies caused quite a back-up Wednesday morning for drivers along the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

06/17/2015

Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission Chairman Sean Logan (center) speaks to state senators Tuesday. (credit: Tony Romeo/KYW)

Pa. Turnpike To Begin All Electronic Tolling At Del. River In January

The chairman of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission says January is when the conversion to all electronic tolling is expected to begin with a pilot program at the Delaware River Bridge.

06/17/2015

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Emergency PA Turnpike Repairs Cause Several Mile Backlog

The Turnpike says a several mile backlog has developed north of Lansdale, and motorists may want to seek another route to avoid delays.

06/09/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Bucks County, Pa. on June 4, 2015. (credit: CBS3)

Crews Battle Truck Fire On Pa. Turnpike In Bucks County

Crews battled a truck fire on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Bucks County.

06/04/2015

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Crews Work To Repair Guard Rail After Tanker Truck Accident Closes Westbound Lanes On Stretch Of PA Turnpike

The truck overturned a little after 3:30am near Street Road resulting in the closure.

05/27/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene of the accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. (credit: CBS3)

Pa. Turnpike Reopens After Accident In Montgomery County

The accident was reported Wednesday between Fort Washington and Virginia Dr.

05/13/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene on Monday, May 11, 2015. (credit: CBS3)

Woman Speaks Out After Rescue On Northeast Extension In Montgomery County

By Steve Patterson MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa., (CBS) — “I was just terrified. I thought I was going to be dead.” When 78-year-old Nahlin Duka felt the first impact she knew she and her daughter were […]

05/12/2015

Tractor-trailer accident on May 7, 2015. (credit: CBS)

All Lanes Open On Pa. Turnpike WB Following Tractor-Trailer Accident

Officials say all lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike are now open following a tractor-trailer accident.

05/07/2015

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Driver Dead, 3 Construction Workers Injured In Crash On Pa. Turnpike In Bensalem

It happened around 5:30 Saturday morning in the eastbound lanes of the Turnpike near the Bensalem exit.

05/02/2015

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Continuing Road Work Along Northeast Extension Could Impact Summer Travel

Summer vacations are coming up, and if your plans include heading to the Poconos, you’ll want to be aware of continuing road construction on the Pennsylvania Turnpike’s Northeast Extension.

04/27/2015

Completed work from phase 1 on Lafayette Street into Norristown from Plymouth Twp .(credit: Jim Melwert)

Phase Two Underway In Project To Make Norristown More Accessible

The second step of a three-phrase project to make it easier to get in and out of Norristown got underway this week.

04/11/2015

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Section Of Pa. Turnpike To Close Late Saturday For 6 Hours

A 65-mile stretch of the Pennsylvania Turnpike is going to be closed in both directions for six hours, starting at 11 p.m. Saturday.

04/09/2015

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Pa. Turnpike Westbound From Valley Forge To Downingtown Reopen Following Earlier Accidents

Officials say the Pennsylvania Turnpike is closed westbound between the Valley Forge and Downington Interchanges due to several accidents.

03/05/2015

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