I-80 Pennsylvania

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  1. JonJon78

    JonJon78 Road Train Member

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    EAST LACKAWANNOCK TOWNSHIP – A multiple vehicle accident just before 1 p.m. shut down a lane of Interstate 80 west.

    Mercer County 911 dispatch said a couple of unknown injuries were reported in the accident that involved some passenger cars and three to four tractor trailers.


    The initial call came in to 911 at 12:43 p.m. at the 12-mile marker of I-80 west.

    The majority of the accidents were westbound but there was one reported eastbound, county dispatch said.
     
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  3. JonJon78

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    I was in PA all day today around the Pittsburgh area. Cant believe how much chaos 1" of snow can cause. I missed this wreck I posted above lucky coming into Ohio but noticed the east bound side was at a stand still... This Volvo was in the Median at the 3 yard stick, musta needed a nap.... 20191112_164849.jpg
     
  4. stayinback

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    Get Ready Everyone!! Its starting early this year........Get those cameras out ,We all wanna see live footage of everyone piling into one another.
     
  5. mjd4277

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    I-80 in PA,why am I not surprised?? Volvo laid over,a brand spanking new Mack Anthem laid over and USA Truck in the median with 3 4-wheelers in the ditch!
    Last night along I-65 near Lafayette Indiana State Police was very busy-3 4 wheelers off in either ditches or the median and a bulk carrier jackknifed in the median near mile marker 215 NB. The winter weather advisory originally forecasted Sunday 1-3 inches of snow but Monday it was upgraded to 2-4 inches for Northern and Central Indiana.
     
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  6. D.Tibbitt

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    Jesus guess its that time of year.. No wonder why pa shutsdown interstates fora couple snowflakes, looks like they need to do it sooner
     
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  7. Vic Firth

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    Probably the next storm you will see them shut down.
     
  8. mjd4277

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    That was the case last year when a major winter storm hit. PA’s governor issued an executive order banning all non-essential travel statewide. Anyone caught on those roads was subject to being ticketed and fined by state police.
     
  9. lovesthedrive

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    Oh the joys of those whom think racing slicks of summer think the same tires are good for snow.
     
  10. bzinger

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    Wasnt exactly a blizzard , just snow squalls.
    I'm parked at exit 29 waiting for it to open again.
    Thanks for the pic jon jon .
     
  11. stayinback

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    You at the Speedway or the T&A?
     
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