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Travel bans throughout the Northeast

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PennDot issued a travel alert today for motorists heading towards Connecticut and Massachusetts. Those state’s issuing a travel ban due to hazardous driving conditions from the winter storm.

 

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The Governor of Massachusetts announced via Twitter that the travel ban will be lifted statewide as of 4 p.m.

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PennDot issued a travel alert today for motorists heading towards Connecticut and Massachusetts. Those state’s issuing a travel ban due to hazardous driving conditions from the winter storm.

Only emergency personnel are allowed to travel on roadways until at least 6 p.m. on Saturday for Connecticut, said a PennDot spokesperson.

Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency will reevaluate the ban every two to four hours.

In some cases, the winter storm has left  over 3-feet of snow on the highways.

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