Traffic backed up on I-80 west today

Last updated: September 10, 2019 - 2:38pm

SCOTT TWP. — Traffic between the Lime Ridge and Lightstreet exits on Interstate 80 is backed up at this hour, PennDOT says.

Motorists traveling on Interstate 80 westbound are advised there is a traffic backlog between mile markers 239 and 236 due to a roadway rehabilitation project in Scott Township, Columbia County.

As of 2 p.m.. today, traffic is backed up about 2.4 miles east of the Route 487 (Lightstreet) exit.

Delays are expected to continue throughout the afternoon, but especially during the peak traffic hours of 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. There may be residual delays into the evening hours.

Motorists should be alert and watch for stopped or slow-moving vehicles.

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