Drivers on Pa. Turnpike can return to calling usual emergency number

Drivers are able to call the usual *11 number again

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PENNSYLVANIA (WKBN) – Those traveling on the Pennsylvania Turnpike can once again call the usual emergency line on the turnpike.

Saturday morning, telephone issues caused drivers to have to call 911 instead of *11 in emergency situations. All lanes in any direction were affected.

The phone line for the PA Turnpike’s Traffic Operations Center was down.


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