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COMMENTARY

Allowing Bigger Truck Loopholes Dangerous for Commonwealth Motorists | Opinion

BY: - June 29, 2020

The primary cause for concern is the increased risk to motorists on our roads, but we are also concerned about the additional damage to our roads and bridges, which could compound safety problems as well. To be clear, this doesn’t mean only Interstate Highways and Turnpikes would be affected. These bigger trucks would impact our state highways and even a multitude of local roads that carry truck traffic into our smaller boroughs and townships.