Stuck oversized truck carrying construction equipment causes backups on Route 28

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PITTSBURGH —

A truck carrying construction equipment on Route 28 got stuck near the 31st Bridge Wednesday, prompting traffic backups in the area.

PennDOT officials said outbound traffic approaching the 31st Bridge was stopped while crews worked to clear the scene.

The truck was eventually moved off to the side of the road and traffic was able to move through the area.