PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - A landslide has forced PennDOT to close a section of Route 51.
Wet weather caused the slide early Thursday morning.
The affected area is in Moon Township on McGovern Boulevard.
Rt. 51 is closed until further notice in both directions between Flaugherty Run Road and Purdy Road.
Local traffic is allowed up to the slide, all other traffic will be detoured.
PennDOT has released the following detour:
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