Rollover Crash Shuts Down Parkway West, Causing Heavy Traffic Delays

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A rollover crash is causing major traffic backups along the Parkway West during the morning rush hour.

The crash was first reported around 6:30 a.m. on the westbound side of the highway.

PennDOT says the road is now closed to traffic between the Banksville Road on-ramp and the Parkway Center exit.

Officials have not said how long that stretch of road would be closed.

Emergency officials are on the scene.

Officials have not yet said what caused the crash or if there are any injuries.

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However, they do advise people who travel in that area to find an alternative route to work this morning.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.