Traffic Updates

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05/27/16, Special Alert for Entire State

Fri, 27 May 2016 10:31:23 EST

HEAVY TRAFFIC EXPECTED DURING MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 

Motorists in North Carolina can expect heavier than usual traffic conditions due to holiday travel from Friday, May 27th through Tuesday, May 31st. Motorists should also anticipate additional travel delays along I-85 near the North Carolina-Virginia State line due to long-term construction closures. 

NCDOT reminds motorists to leave early and to travel during non-peak hours when possible. Motorists should drive safely, obey all posted speed limits, and refrain from texting while driving.

*Information last updated 5/27/16 at 10:00 AM

More info on NCDOT.gov.

6:05 AM, Warren County Alert

Tue, 31 May 2016 06:05:32 EST


CONSTRUCTION ON I-85 BETWEEN THE VA STATE LINE AND HENDERSON

I-85 will be under construction between Mile Marker 233 at the Virginia State Line and Exit 213, US-158, in Henderson, until July 2019 for pavement rehabilitation.  Motorists can expect congestion and delays throughout the life of the project and are encouraged to seek an alternate route.

* Last Updated:  5/27/2016 6:23 AM*

More info on NCDOT.gov.

6:05 AM, Vance County Alert

Tue, 31 May 2016 06:05:32 EST

CONSTRUCTION ON I-85 BETWEEN THE VA STATE LINE AND HENDERSON

I-85 will be under construction between Mile Marker 233 at the Virginia State Line and Exit 213, US-158, in Henderson, until July 2019 for pavement rehabilitation.  Motorists can expect congestion and delays throughout the life of the project and are encouraged to seek an alternate route.

* Last Updated:  5/27/2016 6:23 AM

More info on NCDOT.gov.

5:46 AM, US-1 S, Vehicle Accident, Shoulder Closed

Tue, 31 May 2016 05:46:52 EST

The shoulder is closed near I-540.

More info on NCDOT.gov.

5:30 AM, I-40 E, Vehicle Accident, Shoulder Closed

Tue, 31 May 2016 05:30:43 EST

The traffic pattern has returned to normal.

More info on NCDOT.gov.