PennDOT announces lane closing on I-81 N

December 26, 2013

DUNMORE– According to PennDOT, there will be a single lane closure on Interstate 81 North between Exit 170B (Wilkes Barre) and Exit 175 (Dupont/Pittston) for patching and guiderail repair.

Anticipated closure will be from 8 p.m. tonight to 2 a.m. Friday morning. Delays are expected in the area and motorists may want to consider taking I-476 (PA Turnpike/toll) from I-81 N. Exit 170A (Bear Creek) to I-476 N. Exit 121 (Keyser Ave) or Exit 131 (Clarks Summit) to avoid the area.