Eighteen hours after a massive pileup, Interstate-30, near Rockwall is flowing freely again. The highway reopened to traffic just before eight o’clock tonight.
The thick fog on Friday morning could be to blame for a major crash along Interstate-30. A portion of the highway is going to be shut down in both directions for several hours.
Now that the effects of the major ice storm of last week are wearing off, local governments and public works agencies are taking note of what worked, and which area they can improve for response.
Much of North Texas has thawed out after an ice storm that nearly shut down the region for several days.
Now that much of the ice has melted — or been chipped away — from area roads, North Texans are finding the inevitable aftermath of a week’s worth of freezing and thawing.
Ice is still causing grief for some area drivers. Police had to temporarily shut down a portion of road in Lewisville on Thursday morning due to an ice-related crash.
It seems the opinions of state and local agencies about road conditions and clearing efforts are varying greatly from those of North Texas drivers.
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CBS 11 News took a look at exactly what the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is putting on the roads to try to make them safer in inclement weather.
The North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) and the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) are settling in for a busy night. Both technology and on-the-street manpower are helping them prepare for possible winter weather.
The city of Dallas and Texas Department of Transportation say they’re rushing to prevent icy road conditions as a winter storm descends on North Texas.
The winter weather rolling through North Texas will most certainly have an impact on roadways and travel plans. But officials across DFW said that they are ready for the storm.