Pennsylvania Turnpike

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All Eastbound Lanes Open On Pa. Turnpike Following Accident In Bucks County

The crash happened in Southampton Township between Willow Grove and Bensalem.


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Studies Continue Into 70 MPH Speed Limit Possibility In Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania motorists who gravitate toward the left lane may have to wait a bit longer to learn whether state policymakers consider it safe to increase interstate speed limits to 70 mph.



Pennsylvania Turnpike Tolls Rising 6% in January

Commission spokesman Carl DeFebo says it will mark the second year in a row that turnpike tolls will be increased across the board, after several years of smaller increases for EZ Pass customers.



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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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.


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 […]


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.


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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.


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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.