Traffic Updates

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2:31 AM, Orange County Alert

Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:31:00 EST

ROAD CLOSED ON I-85 NORTH, NEAR HILLSBOROUGH

The road will be closed nightly on I-85 North from mile marker 164 to mile marker 174, near Hillsborough, due to night time construction, when weather is permitting.  The nightly closure will start at 8:00 PM to 6:00 AM beginning on Wednesday July, 9 and ending on July 21.  Motorists should use caution in the area and use the following detour:

Motorists should continue straight on I-40 East then merge onto Exit 270, US-15/501 North.  Continue on US-15/501 North to re-access I-85 North at Exit 174.

*Updated on 7/8/14 at 3:40 PM. 

More info on NCDOT.gov.

2:31 AM, Granville County Alert

Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:31:00 EST

INTERMITTENT LANE CLOSURES ON I-85, NORTH OF DURHAM

Intermittent lane closures will be in place on I-85 in both directions between Mile Markers 195 and 202 near Oxford due to a multi-bridge rehabilitation project.  These closures may occur anytime between the hours of 6:00am and 5:00pm. 
The project is expected to be completed by May 2015.


*Last Updated 6/4/14 5:20 PM

More info on NCDOT.gov.

2:31 AM, Durham County Alert

Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:31:00 EST

 I-85 SOUTH CLOSED NIGHTLY, BETWEEN DURHAM AND HILLSBOROUGH

I-85 South will be closed nightly, between Exit 174 and Exit 164, due to construction. The road will be closed from 8:00 PM to 6:00 AM nightly, weather permitting, starting on Monday, June 23rd and ending in September.

Motorists should use the following detour: From I-85 South take Exit 174-A,US-15/501 South, to I-40 West, to reaccess I-85 South at Exit 163.

*Updated 7/14/14 at 5:04 PM

More info on NCDOT.gov.

12:28 AM, New Bern Avenue W, Other, Lane Closed

Sat, 02 Aug 2014 00:28:48 EST

All lanes are now open.

More info on NCDOT.gov.

08/01/14, I-440 E, Vehicle Accident, Lane Closed

Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:28:23 EST

All lanes are now open.

More info on NCDOT.gov.