PennDOT has issued the following update on road closings and restrictions, since the heavy rain occurred Thursday morning. This update, given at 2 p.m., is for Wayne, Pike, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna and Wyoming counties, which make up PennDOT District #4.


PennDOT has issued the following update on state road closings and restrictions, since the heavy rain occurred Thursday morning. This update, given at 2 p.m., is for Wayne, Pike, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna and Wyoming counties, which make up PennDOT District #4.

LACKAWANNA COUNTY

Interstate 84 Eastbound shoulder OPEN

Interstate 81 NB Pothole repairs have been cancelled due to weather.

Route 6 & 11 on-ramp from Route 3033 N. Oak St and Rte 6011 North to the
Intersection of SCOTT RD in SOUTH ABINGTON  Twp OPEN.
Interstate 81 NB on-ramp backlog dissipated at Rte 11 South/Scranton Expwy Exit 191B
due to flooding on Rte 11

Route 407 is closed in both directions due to a downed trees and wires at the
intersection of SR 407 and Craig Road. Detour will be in place from the intersection
of 407, right onto Craig Road, Mannings Road at Route 524 to Route 438 in Benton
Township and back to Route 407. Expected reopening - 4:30 p.m. today.



Route 632 is closed between Armstrong/Dean Road in Dalton to Waverly Road in Waverly
due to downed trees. DETOUR: From the Waverly community house, take a left onto
Waverly Road, from Waverly Road to Route 6 in Glenburn to Route 632 in Dalton.
Expected Reopening - 4 p.m. today.


LUZERNE

Interstate 81 NB Pothole repairs have been cancelled due to weather.



Route  1027  (TUNKHANNOCK AV) is closed between Intersection of BALTIMORE AV and the
Intersection of PACKER AV in WEST PITTSTON  Borough due to flooding.  FOLLOW POSTED
SIGNED DETOUR. Expected Reopening - 5 p.m. today.



Route  3008  (RUCKLE HILL RD / BLYTHEBURN RD) is OPEN between the Intersection of
Rte 239  MINER ST in CONYNGHAM  Twp and the Intersection of SCHMIDS RD in SLOCUM
Twp. Use alternate route.


Route  3036  (RIVER RD) is closed in both directions between the Intersection of
Route 93  (PA - 093) - THIRD ST and (PA - 239) - MINER ST in NESCOPECK  due to
flooding. Follow SR 93 to SR 239 back to SR 3036.


PIKE

SUSQUEHANNA

Route 374 is closed in both directions at LAKE AVE between UPPER RD and the
Intersection of MAIN ST in HERRICK  Twp.  Trees and utilities down blocking both
Route 374 and Route 2023. Damage to a house. DETOUR: 2042 to 2023 to 2040 to 171



Route 1010 (Harmony Road) is closed in both directions between Main Street in
Oakland and Main Street in Hallstead due to flooding.  Expected reopening is April
29 at 3 p.m.



Route  2073 OPEN between the Intersection of PAYNE RD / + SR 2071 SH and the
Intersection of BERG HULL RD in GIBSON Twp.



Route 3002  is closed in both directions between the Bradford County line and State
Route 3003 in Auburn due to downed power lines and trees.  Expected reopening is 4
p.m. today.



Route 3023 is closed in both directions due to pond flooding between the
Intersection of BUTTON RD and ROCKSTOOL RD in SPRINGVILLE  Twp. Detour: Route 3004
to Route 29.

WAYNE

Route 371 is closed in both directions between the Intersection of GRIFFITH RD and
the Intersection of HIGH SCHOOL RD in DAMASCUS Twp due to numerous trees down. Use
alternate route.  Estimated reopening - 5 p.m.



Route 1012 (Griffith Road) is closed in both directions between the intersection of
Brook Road and Laurel LN in Damascus due to downed trees and wires. Expected
reopening - 5 p.m.  Use Alternate Route.



Route 1018 (Adams Road) is closed between the intersection of Route 191 (Hancock HW)
and Township Road 623 in Manchester due to downed poles and trees.  Expected
reopening - 5 p.m. today.  Use Alternate Route

WYOMING

Route 6 lane restriction for mud slide at the Bradford County line between the
Intersection of Rte 706  CHURCH ST in WYALUSING  and the Intersection of Rte 367  in
BRAINTRIM Twp. IS NOW OPEN.

Route 1017 (QUARRY ST / COLLEGE AVE) is NOW OPEN in both directions between the
Intersection of KEYSTONE HILLS RD in CLINTON Twp and the Intersection of Rte 92
STATE ST in NICHOLSON, through to the county line.

Route 1031 is closed in both directions between the intersections of Vic Lane and
Route 92 (State Street) in Nicholson due to flooding.  Use alternate route.
Expected reopening - 5 p.m. today.

Route 2011 Village Rd IS NOW OPEN in both directions after earlier downed trees
between the LUZERNE County Line and the  Intersection of SR 292 in NORTHMORELAND
Twp.