Traffic Alert: Portion of Pa. Turnpike to close Saturday night


Part of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed Saturday night for a bridge demolition.

Officials said the closure runs from midnight until 6 a.m. Sunday.

Both the westbound and eastbound lanes of the turnpike will be closed between Allegheny Valley interchange at exit 48 in Harmar and the Butler Valley interchange at exit 39 in Hampton.

An advisory did not indicate which bridge would be demolished.

Channel 11’s news exchange partners at TribLIVE contributed to this article.