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PennDOT: Highland Park Bridge lane to close overnight starting 6 p.m. Thursday |

PennDOT: Highland Park Bridge lane to close overnight starting 6 p.m. Thursday


Drivers heading out of Pittsburgh via the Highland Park Bridge late Thursday may want to plan for delays or take an alternate route.

Road crews plan to shut down one northbound lane on the Highland Park Bridge starting at 6 p.m. Thursday and continuing through 4 a.m. Friday.

The thoroughfare over the Allegheny River connects Route 8 in Pittsburgh to Route 28 in Aspinwall and O’Hara .

Crews from Amelie Construction will be doing plug weld work, PennDOT spokesman Steve Cowan said.

Drivers headed southbound should not be affected, and all ramps will remain open, Cowan said.

For more information and the latest traffic conditions, visit or call 5-1-1.

Natasha Lindstrom is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Natasha at 412-380-8514, [email protected] or via Twitter @NewsNatasha.

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