Areas of minor, heavy traffic could slow the morning commute

By Travis Kellar -


    Some areas of congestion could add a couple of minutes onto the commute this morning.

    Free-flowing traffic is reported on Interstates 81 and 476, while scattered areas of minor congestion are reported on Routes 315 and 115.

    Near the Wyoming Valley Mall, Kidder and Mundy streets are reporting scattered areas of minor traffic congestion.

    The North Cross Valley Expressway is free of traffic congestion, but some could be encountered on the off-ramps.

    Downtown, scattered areas of heavy traffic congestion are reported on Wilkes-Bare Boulevard and extending onto South Wilkes-Barre Boulevard. Minor congestion is reported on East Market Street near North Pennsylvania Avenue.

    Scattered areas of heavy congestion are also reported on North and South River Streets, while minor congestion is reported on West Market Street.

    In Kingston, scattered areas of minor congestion are reported on Market Street and Wyoming Avenue throughout the borough.

    For up-to-date traffic information, including traffic cams, visit the Times Leader’s traffic page.

    By Travis Kellar

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