Travel Advisory

CONTACT: Kathleen Walter
Phone: 610.313.6383
March 29, 2016



PA Turnpike Closed Westbound at the Old Delaware River Bridge Interchange  
Closure due to an accident involving tractor trailer in Bucks County.



The Pennsylvania Turnpike is advising motorists of an accident westbound at the Old Delaware River Bridge Interchange, Exit 359, in Bucks County at milepost 358.  A tractor trailer crashed at the interchange and is on fire.

Emergency crews are at the scene controlling the fire. No life-threatening injuries are being reported. The trapped backlog of traffic is getting through one lane at the interchange, but all westbound traffic is temporarily stopped entering the Pennsylvania Turnpike from the Delaware River Bridge.

To report an accident or other emergencies on the PA Turnpike, dial *11 on your mobile phone. To learn more about PA Turnpike conditions or to contact us, use one of these resources:


  • Variable & Digital Message Signs — nearly 100 signs along the Turnpike

  • Highway Advisory Radio — 1640 AM (tune-in near interchanges)


  • Turnpike Roadway Information Program (toll-free) — 866-976-TRIP (8747)

  • Customer Assistance Center (toll-free) — 800-331-3414 (weekdays, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)


  • TRIPTalk — free, travel-alert smartphone app; download at

  • Travel Conditions Map — live, interactive conditions map; view at