Travel Advisory

                                           July 21, 2016


Pa. Turnpike Closing Southbound and Northbound Ramps Connecting
State Route 1 at Bensalem Interchange on July 21
The seven-hour closure is needed for tree removal.


The Pa. Turnpike Commission advises motorists travelling to I-276 via State Route 1 that they may experience delays northbound and southbound due to intermittent lane restrictions and closures at the Bensalem Interchange, Exit 351, Bucks County, from 10 p.m. on July 21 to 5 a.m. July 22 so crews can perform tree clearing.

Motorists should expect traffic delays in this area. Message boards will be placed to inform customers of lane restrictions.

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.)


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

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



Contact: Kathleen Walter, 610.313.6383/267.326.3856