Amazon Movie To Shut Down Route 66 In North Apollo

NORTH APOLLO (KDKA) — Route 66 in North Apollo will be closed next month as Amazon Studio plans on filming a movie in the area.


PennDOT announced Monday the film shoot will close a .75-mile section of Route 66 from Nov. 6 at 5 p.m. until 4 a.m. Nov. 7.


Officials will close the intersection of 18th Street to Glorietta Hill Road/Hickory Run Road.


PennDOT said motorists can use Hickory Nut Road as a detour.


It was not announced what movie is being filmed.