Traffic Updates

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10/19/14, Special Alert for Entire State

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 04:41:30 EST

HEAVY CONGESTION DUE TO THE STATE FAIR IN RALEIGH OCTOBER 16-26

Starting Thursday October 16th through Sunday October 26th, motorists should expect heavy congestion on roads in the Raleigh area due to State Fair traffic.

Roads expected to be affected include: I-40 and I-440 approaching Wade Avenue, Blue Ridge Road, Edwards Mill Road, Trinity Road, Wade Avenue, NC-54, and Hillsborough Street in the vicinity of the fairgounds. Congestion on these roadways is expected to be at their highest during the evening when special events at the fair draw larger crowds, and on weekends.

Motorists not attending the event are urged to avoid the area and seek alternate routes away from the fairgrounds if possible. Those attending the fair are advised to carpool, drive with caution, and obey all signs and law enforcement officers.

Last Updated at 12:05 AM on October 16, 2014

More info on NCDOT.gov.

9:03 AM, Alleghany County Alert

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:03:10 EST

BRIDGE OUT ON FARMERS FISH CAMP ROAD NEAR ELKIN

The bridge on Farmers Fish Camp Road at NC-93 near Sparta is closed until further notice, due to flooding.
Motorists should follow the local signed detour route.

*Last updated Monday, April 21, 2014  2:36:39 PM
12/23/2013 7:58 AM

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10/19/14, I-40 E, Vehicle Accident, Congestion

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:48:35 EST

There is much heavier than usual congestion due to a vehicle accident near the Sam Ervin Highway.

More info on NCDOT.gov.

10/19/14, US-74 E, Night Time Maintenance, Lane Closed

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:43:03 EST

More info on NCDOT.gov.

10/19/14, I-40 W, Congestion

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:23:31 EST

All lanes are open.

More info on NCDOT.gov.