3.5 million vehicles expected to travel PA Turnpike this holiday weekend

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Labor Day weekend is one of the busiest travel days of the year.  If you’re hitting the road today, be ready for a lot of traffic. 

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission expects 3.5 million vehicles on the turnpike this holiday weekend.  Today is reportedly the busiest travel day in the long weekend, with next Tuesday coming in second. 

The early afternoon will be the most packed, so avoid traveling at that time if possible.  Also, police departments across the country will be out all weekend watching for impaired and aggressive drivers.

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