Slide closes one Banksville Road ramp from the Parkway |

Slide closes one Banksville Road ramp from the Parkway

Chuck Biedka

A landslide caused the closing of the ramp that carries traffic from outbound I-376, Route 19/51, and Woodville Avenue at the Banksville (Exit 69A) interchange back to inbound I-376.

The ramp will be closed as crews monitor the slide and conduct clean-up activities, PennDOT said in a statement.

According to PennDOT, drivers will be detoured to the Greentree/Crafton (Exit 67) off-ramp toward Crafton, left onto Mansfield Avenue, left onto Poplar Street, then right onto the ramp to eastbound I-376 toward Pittsburgh.

The Banksville interchange will remain open.

Motorists will be able to use the ramp from outbound I-376 to Banksville Road.

Chuck Biedka is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-226-4711, [email protected] or via Twitter @ChuckBiedka.

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