Speed limits restored on major highways in the midstate

Written by WITF Staff Report | Jan 24, 2016 12:00 PM

FILE PHOTO: AP Photo/Keith Srakocic

(Harrisburg) -- PennDOT has lifted the 45 miles-per-hour speed limit restrictions on major highways in south central Pennsylvania.

The restrictions were enacted Friday at 8:00 p.m.due to the winter storm.

The affected highways included:

Interstate 81 in Franklin, Cumberland, Dauphin and Lebanon counties 

Interstate 78 in Lebanon County

Interstate 83 in York, Cumberland and Dauphin counties

Interstate 283 in Dauphin County

Route 283 in Dauphin and Lancaster counties

Route 22/322 in Dauphin County and Perry counties

Route 581 in Cumberland County

Route 11 in Franklin and Cumberland counties

Route 15 in Adams, York and Cumberland counties

Route 11/15 in Cumberland and Perry County counties

Route 30 in York and Lancaster Counties

Route 222 in Lancaster County, from Route 30 to Berks County line

Route 322 in Mifflin and Juniata counties

PennDOT crews are continuing to treat roadways.

Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles, including color-coded winter conditions on 2,900 miles, by visiting

It's also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.

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