Interstate 35E

Texas drivers use the shoulder of an Interstate during a traffic jam. (credit: Lawrence Jenkins/Getty Images)

Amid New Data, Dallas Mayor Rawlings Backs Toll Road Project

Mayor Mike Rawlings said he got the news he was looking for as TxDOT officially endorsed the Trinity Toll Road Project. Now he’s ready to move the project forward –– but opponents of the project want him to hit the brakes.


An overturned cattle truck created a traffic nightmare along Interstate-35E in Dallas on May 24, 2012. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Cattle Truck Crash Shuts Down Dallas Highway

A major North Texas highway was shut down Thursday morning after a truck carrying 89 head of cattle flipped over. The accident sent dazed and confused animals onto the freeway.


Photo: Joel Thomas

Eye On Traffic: May 5-11

Check out how North Texas road construction (and there’s a lot of it) is expected to impact your weekend and your daily commute next week.



Courtesy Patrol Available To Curb DFW Accidents

Guy Chamberlain does a lot of driving. He’s a supervisor and part of Dallas County’s Courtesy Patrol.


Seven people were hospitalized during a fatal car crash in Dallas on April 17, 2012. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

2 Children Dead After Major Car Crash In Dallas

Seven people, all from the same vehicle, were hospitalized after a car crash in Dallas on Tuesday night. Two children died from their injuries.


Interstate 35E at Royal Lane in Dallas. (Credit: Google Maps)

Burglary Suspect Killed After Running Onto Highway

A burglary suspect was struck and killed by a car after darting onto Interstate-35E while fleeing police on Tuesday night.


An office with the Dallas Police Department was involved in a crash on February 28, 2012. (credit: Stephanie Lucero/KTVT/KTXA)

Crash Knocked Dallas Police Officer Unconscious

A police officer is expected to be okay after his squad car was involved in a wreck near Interstate-35E and Beckley Avenue in Oak Cliff.


Commuters get ready to board the A-Train in Denton County. (credit: Denton County Transportation Authority via Facebook)

2 Struck By DCTA A-Train In Unauthorized Area

One person was killed and another hurt when they were struck by a Denton County Transportation Authority A-Train while walking in an unauthorized area near Lake Lewisville Saturday afternoon, said DCTA spokesman Dee Leggett.


A major traffic jam. (credit: Getty Images/Jeff Topping)

Another ‘Green Light’ For I-35E Expansion Project

The expansion project for Interstate-35E in Denton has received another ‘green light’.


An 18-wheeler crashed into a truck hauling sheep in Dallas on November 22, 2011. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

18-Wheeler Crashes Into Sheep Hauler In Dallas

One person is dead and two others have been injured after an 18-wheeler slammed into a truck hauling sheep in Dallas early Tuesday morning.


(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Dallas Roads Closing For Weekend Construction

You might want to start thinking about some alternate driving routes if you are going to be in Dallas this weekend.


An 18-wheeler crash along northbound Interstate-35E caused major traffic issues in Dallas on August 24, 2011. (credit: Stephanie Lucero/KTVT/KTXA)

Overturned 18-Wheeler Snarls Dallas Traffic

An overturned 18-wheeler created a huge traffic nightmare on Wednesday morning.