Update: 08:50 am. The ramp has been cleared and Route 222 is now open!!
Traffic Alert: Route 222 southbound shut down at Oregon Pike Exit.
A tractor-trailer has jackknifed on the ramp from Route 222 South to Route 30 West. The entire ramp is blocked, and traffic is being detoured off the Route 222 South Oregon Pike Exit. Emergency crews are on scene and currently attempting to mitigate fuel leakage. Please plan accordingly and take an alternative route if possible.
There is a multi-vehicle crash on Route 222 that has shut down the southbound lanes. All traffic is being detoured off the Oregon Pike exit. Initial reports are 4-5 vehicles including a box truck on its side, a tractor-trailer, and spilled fluids covering the roadway. Officers are en route.
TRAFFIC ALERT AS OF 3:30 P.M., THURSDAY, APRIL 28TH, 2022
Manheim Township Police are on the scene of a tractor trailer vehicle fire in the 2800 block of Lititz Pike in Manheim Township. As a result, Lititz Pike / Route 501 is now closed in both directions (north and south), between Oregon Road (Route 772) and Valley Road in Neffsville. The roadway will be closed for approximately one hour as crews douse the fire and remove the vehicle. Motorists are encouraged to take alternate routes of travel, and avoid this area.
TRAFFIC ALERT AS OF 7:45 A.M., WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH, 2021
The Manheim Township Police are on the scene of a two-vehicle crash on Route 222 South near the Landis Valley Road overpass in Manheim Township. The crash involves a tractor trailer and an overturned dump truck. As a result, one lane of Route 222 South is closed and will be until the vehicles can be removed. Motorists should plan alternate routes of travel and expect delays in this area for the next hour. Updates will be provided as they become available.
TRAFFIC ALERT AS OF 7:00 A.M., ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2ND, 2021
The heavy rainfall has caused numerous Township roadways to become flooded. Emergency crews have placed barricades up to close those roadways, as they are safe. Despite this, there have been instances of vehicles still driving through the water-covered roads - some are getting stuck! Please obey road closure signage. If a roadway is completely covered in water, TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN! (even if there is no sign)
TRAFFIC ALERT AS OF 6:45 A.M., ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2ND, 2021
RT 222 is shut in both directions due to the Cocalico Creek flooding. This location lies between Manheim Township and West Earl Township. All Route 222 southbound traffic must exit in Brownstown and all northbound traffic must exit at Oregon Pike. It is expected to remain closed for hours!
Motorists must avoid Route 222 in this area and be prepared to extended travel along the alternate routes. An update will be provided when the roadway opens.