PennDOT Imposes Vehicle, Speed Restrictions in Northwestern Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is imposing restrictions on certain trucks and other vehicles and temporarily lowering the speed limit on two Erie-area interstates due to the anticipated snow and winds.
The restrictions start 10 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8 and will stay in effect throughout Wednesday, Jan. 9. They are expected to be lifted at midnight.
Double trailers, empty trailers, non-commercial vehicles pulling trailers, recreational vehicles and motorcycles will be banned from traveling on Interstates 90 and 86 in the Erie region.
All other vehicles will see a speed restriction of 45 mph on the same interstates.