An overturned vehicle is causing a major backup on the Ben Franklin Bridge, westbound into the city.
The fire broke out around 9 a.m. on Thursday near 4th and Race Streets after construction crews reportedly struck a gas main.
The DRPA also says four lanes to Pennsylvania will be open during morning rush hours and four lanes to New Jersey will be open for the afternoon rush hour.
Investigators say one person was killed in a crash that backed-up traffic for several hours on the Schuylkill Expressway early Thursday morning.
Northbound I-95 has reopened after a truck fire had forced all of the lanes in that direction to close at Woodhaven Road in Northeast Philadelphia.
Officials say there will be no weight or truck restrictions and all three lanes will be open.
Some scattered showers and storms are moving through the region Tuesday night.
Preperations for the weekend event are well underway as crews continue to set up for the giant concert.
Drivers who use I-76 West to get on Route 1 had to plan an alternate route Friday morning.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, up to five percent of all traffic fatalities and injuries are the result of road rage.
At midnight Friday, red light cameras click on at three of the town’s busiest, and, according to police, most dangerous intersections.
It happened around 4 p.m. on the Pennsylvania Turnpike westbound at milepost 307.1.
State Police say two women were killed and six others, including four children, were injured when a car and a pickup truck collided on the Garden State Parkway in southern New Jersey.
An early morning accident along the Pennsylvania Turnpike’s Northeast Extension has caused a 7-mile back-up approaching Lansdale.
Crews are responding to the scene of a vehicle fire in the westbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike near Willow Grove approaching Plymouth Meeting.