Pennsylvania Turnpike

Burlington-Bristol Bridge
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Justin Udo
March 30, 2020 - 8:44 pm
The Tacony-Palmyra and Burlington-Bristol bridges are still accepting cash toll payments, even though many expressways have suspended the option as to follow social-distancing protocols and minimize person-to-person contact during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf coronavirus press briefing
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KYW Staff
March 18, 2020 - 12:23 pm
Pennsylvania announced its first coronavirus-related death on Wednesday. State and Philadelphia health officials confirmed 53 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the state, bringing the statewide total to 149 reported from commercial, hospital and state labs. Read the latest here.
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Jim Melwert
February 26, 2020 - 3:43 pm
The Pennsylvania Turnpike is teaming up with the Bucks County District Attorney's Office to crack down on people who are skipping out on tolls. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Turnpike crash
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AP News
February 06, 2020 - 2:42 pm
Light snow was falling during a bus crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike that killed five people last month, and the bus had just passed a sign warning to keep below 55 mph on a curve, according to a preliminary investigative report. Read more here.
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Lawrence Crawley
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Jim Melwert
January 16, 2020 - 12:56 pm
The man on trial for stabbing and running over his ex-girlfriend outside her workplace in Whitemarsh Township has been found guilty. Read more here.
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Lawrence Crawley
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Jim Melwert
January 15, 2020 - 2:12 pm
As the trial continues for Lawrence Crawley, who is accused of murdering his ex-girlfriend in 2018, jurors listened to testimony on Wednesday from the state troopers who spotted him on the Pennsylvania Turnpike after the killing. Read more here.
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Lawrence Crawley
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Jim Melwert
January 14, 2020 - 1:38 pm
As the murder trial gets underway for the man accused of running over his ex-girlfriend repeatedly, prosecutors argued Tuesday that he planned out her murder, while the defense said those were the actions of a man who had emotionally lost control. Read more here.
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This image from video provided by KDKA TV shows the scene near Greensburg, Pa. along the Pennsylvania Turnpike where at least five people were killed and dozens were injured in a crash early Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020.
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Mark Abrams
January 06, 2020 - 7:31 am
Federal authorities have joined the investigation into the deadly chain reaction crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike during the pre-dawn hours Sunday. Five people died and 60 were hurt in the accident, which involved a tour bus loaded with passengers heading for Cincinnati. Read more here.
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Emergency crews respond to a fatal crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Mount Pleasant Township early Sunday morning.
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AP News
January 05, 2020 - 8:45 am
At least five people are reported dead and more than fifty are injured following an early morning crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Read more here.
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Motorists pass through Downingtown Interchange of the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Uwchlan Township in Pennsylvania.
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Mark Abrams
January 01, 2020 - 7:15 am
If you're planning to use the Pennsylvania Turnpike in the coming days, get ready to dig deeper to pay the toll. Read here how you can avoid some of that extra expense.
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