As we have noted recently, we are conducting Aggressive Driving enforcement in various areas throughout Bethlehem, targeting areas of frequent crashes. Officers from our Highway Patrol Unit are currently conducting Aggressive Driving enforcement on Rt. 378 in the area of the Hill-to-Hill Bridge. The speed limit on Rt. 378 drops from 55 MPH to 40 at the Center City exit and then to 30 MPH on the bridge.
We continue to experience a high number of crashes at this location that are attributed to high speed and aggressive driving. We will publish additional information regarding citations issued later, as those details become available.
In the meantime, please slow down and heed the speed limit signs on the bridge and avoid a crash. Thank you for your cooperation!
We installed an electronic sign board at the north end of the bridge several weeks ago to warn drivers of their speed: