Emergency closes portion of Shortlidge Road

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Penn State Police have closed Shortlidge Road between Curtin Road and just south of the Smeal Business Building at Park Avenue on the University Park campus. Everyone is urged to avoid the area. The road will remain closed through 3:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 19.

The closure is due to a leak in a low-pressure steam line. It is unknown how long the road will be closed.

Access to and from Lots Green D (Stuckeman Building) and Green J (Borland Building) is from Curtin Road only. Access to lot Green G (Warnock) is from Park Avenue only. The loading docks of Smeal Building, Henning Building and ASI Building currently cannot be accessed.

More details will be posted as they become available.


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Last Updated December 19, 2011