Bridge Beam Deliveries May Cause Traffic Delays on PA 345 and US 422

Construction work by is being done on PA 345 between US 422 and PA 724 in Birdsboro Borough and Exeter Township between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. and on US 422 E between Pineland Road and PA 345, Exeter Township. Five bridge beams will be delivered to the PA 345 bridge over the Schuylkill River today, July 16 and Thursday, July 18. No traffic impacts are expected for Wednesday, July 17.

Motorists should expect delays and use caution driving through the area. The beams are being delivered for the replacement of the PA 345 Bridge over the Schuylkill River. The $14,547,827 PA 345 Bridge Project began in August 2012 and is expected to be complete in June 2014.

Rain will cause additional delays.