Scattered areas of traffic congestion reported this morning

By Travis Kellar - | March 9th, 2016 7:23 am

Commuters could encounter some traffic congestion on the way into work and school this morning.

Free-flowing traffic is reported on Interstates 81 and 476. Areas of minor and heavy congestion are reported on Route 315, but Route 115 is free of any congestion.

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

Downtown, several streets throughout the downtown area are reporting scattered areas of minor and heavy traffic congestion. Affected streets include:

• East Northampton Street

• Wilkes-Barre / South Wilkes-Barre boulevards

• Hazle Street

• North / South Main streets

• Public Square

• North River Street

In Kingston, scattered areas of minor and heavy traffic 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