Travel Advisory

    October 25, 2016


PA Turnpike Now Open between Lansdale and Quakertown Interchanges on I-476
Eight-hour closure needed to clear tractor trailer accident in Montgomery County.


The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission advises motorists that I-476 northbound is now open between the Lansdale Interchange, Exit #31, in Montgomery County to the Quakertown Interchange, Exit # 44, in Bucks County.  Crews have cleared the scene of a multi-vehicle accident involving four tractor trailers at milepost 30.6 on the Northeastern Extension (I-476). No serious injuries were reported and Troop T of the PA State Police is investigating the incident.

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: Kathleen Walter
Phone: 610.313.6383