PennDOT: Speed limits back to normal, vehicle restrictions removed

York Dispatch

Speed limits have returned to normal on interstates across southcentral Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced

A Springettsbury Township snow plow clears snow from the intersection of Kingston and Edgewood Road, Wednesday, March 21, 2018. John A. Pavoncello photo

PennDOT lowered speed limits on highways including Interstate 83 and Route 30 in York County at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 21. The speed limits returned to normal at 8:30 p.m Wednesday, PennDOT said in a news release. 

Additionally, a ban on commercial vehicles on I-83 was lifted at 8 p.m., and all vehicle restrictions throughout the state will be lifted at midnight, PennDOT said.

PennDOT continues to treat roadways in the region and will continue until roads are clear.

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