TRAFFIC ALERT: Interstate 81 Southbound Backed Up Near Mahanoy City

The Washington Township Police want to remind all motorists that Ellen Place, which is located off President Road, is a two-way Street.

Traffic legally can and will travel Westbound and Eastbound.  Now with that being said, there is no exit from the Westwood Regional High School onto Ellen Place.

Recently there has been a few close calls with westbound traffic from President Road traveling into the eastbound lane.

Please make sure your drive in the correct lane of travel, not only is it a two-way street but there is a lot of pedestrian traffic in the area as well.