Downed utility at I-83 cleared

Staff report
A downed utility is causing traffic issues at Route 30 and Interstate 83 Thursday morning.

Update 11 a.m.: The downed utility has been cleared, according to

Reported earlier: A downed utility at Interstate 83's Market Street exit is causing a lane restriction in the northbound lanes this morning, according to PennDOT's traffic information website

Traffic is listed as "stop and go" near the exit.

Earlier in the morning there was a downed utility causing traffic problems on I-83 near the Route 30 interchange, but PennDOT reported that was cleared.

However, before 9 a.m. was still reporting a traffic backup in that area.

The department had tweeted about 6:50 a.m. that the utility issue at the Route 30 ramps was causing a problems in the area, with some lanes and both the eastbound and westbound Route 30 ramps from I-83 closed.

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