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Route 978 Millers Run Road Bridge Closure Underway in South Fayette Township


Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing the closure of Millers Run Road (Route 978) structure over Dolphin Run is underway in South Fayette Township, Allegheny County.

A recent inspection of the Millers Run Road Bridge, located between Mohawk Road and Battle Ridge Road (Route 978), found advanced deterioration of the structure, and requires an immediate closure.  The bridge will remain closed until further notice and all traffic will be detoured.

Posted Detour

West of the Bridge

  • Follow Millers Run Road (Route 978) westbound to Route 50

  • Turn left onto Route 50

  • Turn left onto Millers Run Road (Route 3026)

  • Follow Millers Run Road back to Route 978

  • End Detour

East of the Bridge

  • Same detour in reverse

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