Travel Woes Continue Throughout North Texas With Slick Roads, Gas Stations Out Of FuelThe below-freezing temperatures have kept travel issues intact throughout North Texas. Many gas stations are also running out of fuel, but AAA Texas says drivers should not panic.
Bitter North Texas Cold Makes For Difficulty Keeping Ice Off Roads“We can do the treatment, the heavy salts, the sand, plow things out of the way but still at the end of the day, the surface is frozen," an NTTA spokesperson warned.
Travel Conditions To Be Aware Of In North Texas On MondayIf you have to get out on the roads Monday in Dallas, the Department of Public Works has 32 sanding truck that will be running nonstop operations through Monday night.
North Texas Residents Asked To Avoid Travel Due To Hazardous Conditions, Hundreds Of Flights CanceledPolice departments around North Texas are urging the same type of message: "If you don’t absolutely have to be out on the roads today, we strongly encourage you to stay off them."
Report: Despite Fewer People On Roadways, Risky Driving And Fatal Crashes Surged In 2020COVID-19 may have lead to fewer people on the roads, but new data shows that during the first six months of the pandemic riskier driving surged and resulted in an uptick in fatal crashes.
Texas Gas Price Average Goes Over $2 For First Time In Nearly 11 MonthsThe average price for a gallon of regular unleaded in Texas has pushed past $2 for the first time in 43 weeks, AAA reports.
AAA Expects Texas Gas Price Average To Stay Below $2 For Longest Stretch Since 2005AAA Texas said Thursday it expects the statewide gas price average to stay below $2 for the longest stretch since 2005 due to demand staying low during the pandemic.
AAA: Texas Drivers Filled Up With Cheapest Gas This Summer Since 2004Drivers in Texas this year paid the cheapest summertime gas prices since 2004 as the season comes to a close, according to AAA.
AAA Texas Warns Drivers To Avoid Hanging Face Masks On Rearview MirrorsAAA Texas is warning drivers to avoid hanging face masks on their rearview mirrors due the potential for impaired vision, which could lead to crashes.
Dallas Police Shot At After Breaking Up Illegal Street Race, Squad Car Hit Police in Dallas are searching for the person who shot at them after they broke up an illegal street race Monday morning.
How Pandemic Is Affecting Road Travel This Memorial Day WeekendThe coronavirus will undoubtedly affect one of the busiest travel weekends of the year. The question is by how much.
Drunk 21-Year-Old Plows Into Squad Car On I-35E Injuring 2 Dallas OfficersTwo Dallas police officers suffered minor injuries after a drunk, 21-year-old woman hit their squad car while they were on the scene of another crash.
AAA Texas: Gasoline Demand Is At Lowest Level In 52 Years Due To Coronavirus PandemicAAA Texas reports the national demand for gasoline has hit its lowest point since 1968 and that it is expected to continue decreasing as stay-at-home orders remain in place.
NTTA Begins Brining Operations Ahead Of Potential For IceCrews with TxDOT were out Monday pretreating roads with brine, and the NTTA had workers heading out to prep toll roads on Tuesday.
Ethan Couch Released From Jail Due To 'Weak Positive' Result On Drug MonitoringWe cannot tell whether the “weak positive” was caused by legal CBD oil or illegal marijuana," the Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney's Office said Friday.