PennDOT restores speed limit on interstates after heavy snowfall

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The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT)

BLAIR COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has restored speed limits through our region after dropping them Thursday night ahead of winter weather.

The speed limit has been restored from 45 miles per hour on the following interstates:

  • Interstate 70 in Bedford and Fulton Counties
  • Interstate 99 in Blair and Bedford Counties 
  • Interstate 99 in Centre County                                                                               

PennDOT expects to restore speed limits on Interstate 80 from Clarion to through Clinton County later Friday morning.                                                                         

PennDOT says that they will be treating roadways throughout the snowstorm until conditions clear up. They also want to remind motorists to keep plenty of space between them and plow trucks.

For more information visit PennDOT’s website.

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