Pennsylvania Troopers Embed with Road Construction Crews to Stop Speeders

This summer, ‘Operation Orange Squeeze’ gets underway in the Keystone State. State troopers will be positioned in construction vehicles inside highway work zones with radar equipment. “They’ll relay speeders to other troopers waiting outside the work zones who will then pull over and issue tickets,” according to a post on The post says that since 2012, two Pennsylvania Turnpike employees have been killed after being struck by vehicles entering work zones. In addition, there were 150 crashes in work zones last year.


Troopers go undercover from construction vehicles in speeding crackdown on Pennsylvania work zones