PennDOT reduces speed limits on Pa. interstates

June 18th, 2015 4:04 pm

First Posted: 2/5/2014

Due to extreme winter road conditions, PennDOT is temporarily reducing the speed limit on selected interstates and expressways across Pennsylvania, effective immediately.

PennDOT is urging motorists to avoid unnecessary travel but those who must head out will see speeds reduced to 45 mph on the restricted highways.

Highways closed throughout the region include:

• Interstate 80

• Interstate 81 from Schuylkill County to the New York State line.

• Interstate 84

• Interstate 180

• Interstate 380

• US 22 in Lehigh, Northampton, Lebanon, Cambria, Blair, Allegheny and Washington counties

• PA 309 in Lehigh County