Minor, heavy traffic congestion reported this morning

By Travis Kellar - tkellar@timesleader.com | January 13th, 2016 7:35 am

Snow from the overnight hours could make the morning commute a little tricky this mornings.

Due to the road conditions, several school districts in the region have announced 2-hour delays for today.

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

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

Near the Wyoming Valley Mall, minor congestion is reported on Mundy and Kidder streets. Wilkes-Barre Township Boulevard is reporting minor traffic congestion from East Northampton Street extending past Highland Park Boulevard.

Highland Park Boulevard is also reporting areas of minor congestion, particularly at intersections of the roadway.

Downtown, scattered areas of minor traffic congestion are reported on Wilkes-Barre and South Wilkes-Barre boulevards. North River Street is also reporting minor congestion from the North Street Bridge to the interchange with the North Cross Valley Expressway.

In Kingston, areas of minor and heavy congestion are reported throughout Market Street and Wyoming Avenue.

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


By Travis Kellar