PennDOT restores normal speed limit on I-80 in Mercer County

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The temporary speed-limit reduction is due to a winter storm

Interstate 80 Winter Driving

MERCER COUNTY, Pa. (WKBN) – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation restored the normal speed limit on Interstate 80 in Mercer and Venango counties after a temporary speed reduction due to weather.

The reduction was in place for the east and westbound lanes starting at the Ohio lane in Mercer County, continuing through Venango County and ending at the rest area and weigh station in Clinton County.

burst of mid-morning snow slowed drivers on several local highways. Conditions ranged from moderate snowfall to whiteout conditions.

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