Traffic

May 02, 2017 - 6:39 am
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Department of Transportation has confirmed the delayed opening of a new interstate, originally scheduled to open this week. The Greensboro News & Record reports ( http://bit.ly/2pqz2FE ) recent rains and utility delays have extended the opening of...
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May 01, 2017 - 1:38 pm
HARLEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina construction crews have closed a westbound lane on Interstate 26 between Charleston and Columbia after the roadway settled and dropped at least 2 inches. The state transportation department said Monday that emergency repairs have started on the right lane...
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April 30, 2017 - 8:58 pm
CANTON, Texas (AP) — The Latest on severe weather in parts of the U.S. (all times local): 7:55 p.m. Authorities in Mississippi have confirmed the death of a second person from severe weather moving across the state. The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency said in a statement Sunday that a child...
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April 30, 2017 - 8:21 pm
CANTON, Texas (AP) — The Latest on severe weather in parts of the U.S. (all times local): 7:10 p.m. A 2-year-old girl in Tennessee has died after being struck by a heavy, metal soccer goal post that was blown over by high winds. The Metro Nashville Police Department posted on its Twitter page on...
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Ed Jenson
April 28, 2017 - 5:01 pm
A major construction project will start this weekend and will cause long-term traffic delays on Interstate 85 in Spartanburg County. DOT officials say crews will be repaving both sides of Interstate 85 from mile marker 69 to exit 77 (the Business 85 exit). Lane closures start at 7 p.m. Sunday...
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April 26, 2017 - 12:27 pm
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Citing a poor weather forecast, officials are putting off plans to close a major artery through Mississippi's capital city by a week. The Mississippi Department of Transportation says it now plans to repair the westbound lanes of Interstate 20 in Jackson from 10 p.m. May 5 to...
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April 25, 2017 - 8:40 am
ATLANTA (AP) — A major thoroughfare through the heart of Atlanta is scheduled to close for 24 hours as part of a massive project to rebuild a nearby Interstate 85 overpass. The section of I-85 collapsed March 30 during an intense blaze beneath the structure. The Georgia Department of Transportation...
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April 25, 2017 - 7:26 am
ATLANTA (AP) — A major thoroughfare through the heart of Atlanta is scheduled for close for 24 hours as part of a massive project to rebuild a nearby Interstate 85 overpass. The section of I-85 collapsed March 30 during an intense blaze beneath the structure. The Georgia Department of...
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The Montgomery Bay Area Rapid Transit station is dark following a power outage Friday, April 21, 2017, in San Francisco. A wide area of San Francisco has been hit by a power outage. The blackout hit at midmorning Friday in the Financial District and other areas. (AP Photo/Jocelyn Gecker)
April 21, 2017 - 2:14 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A power outage struck a wide area of San Francisco on Friday, blacking out about 90,000 utility customers, snarling traffic as intersection signals went dark and stopping the famed cable cars for a time. Pacific Gas & Electric crews were assessing the problem and there was...
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This photo shows a portion of Interstate 20 that buckled because of an underground gas leak in Decatur, Ga., Monday, April 17, 2017. (Eric Stirgus/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
April 17, 2017 - 5:52 pm
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Another major highway through Atlanta was partially shut down on Monday, this one after underground utility work caused the pavement to rise up, break apart and send a passing motorcyclist flying through the air. While the east-west highway could reopen as soon as Tuesday, the...
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