Traffic Updates

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11:05 AM, Special Alert for Entire State

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:05:54 EST

LANE CLOSED ON I-77 NORTH NEAR THE VIRGINIA BORDER

The right lane is closed on I-77 North near the Virginia Border near Exit 8 due to a vehicle accident involving a tractor trailer. The lane is expected to re-open at 5:00 PM. Travelers are advised to use caution while traveling in the area.

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.

Click here to see traffic levels from the first weekend of last year's State Fair.


Last Updated at 9:16 AM on October 24, 2014

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11:22 AM, I-77 N, Other, Lane Closed

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:22:36 EST

The right lane is closed at the 7 mile marker in Virginia.

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10/23/14, I-77 N, Night Time Maintenance, Lane Closed

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:55:45 EST

Left lane closed due to night time median barrier maintenance.

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10/23/14, I-77 N, Vehicle Accident, Lane Closed

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:26:02 EST

Vehicle accident I-77 North near exit 2 (I-485); left lane is blocked.

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10/23/14, I-77 S, Night Time Maintenance, Lane Narrowed

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:58:06 EST

Guardrail repair taking place on the exit 9 on-ramp.

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