Travel Advisory

    October 6, 2016


PA Turnpike Closed Westbound Between the Valley Forge and Downingtown Interchanges
 Closure due to multiple-vehicle accident in Chester County.


The Pennsylvania Turnpike is advising motorists that I-76 will be closed westbound between the Valley Forge Interchange, Exit #326, and the Downingtown Interchange, #312, Chester County, due to a multiple-vehicle accident.  

Traffic is currently backlogged at milepost 325.

Maintenance and emergency crews are at the scene.

Suggested Detour:

Take Exit 328A to U.S. Route 202 South to U.S. Route 30 West to State Route 100 North. Reenter the Turnpike at the Downingtown Interchange, Exit #312.  

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

·        Waze  — a crowd-sourced navigation app that provides real-time traffic conditions with input from other drivers; download at



CONTACT: Katleen Walters
Phone: 610313.6383