Areas of minor, heavy traffic congestion reported this morning

By Travis Kellar - | July 8th, 2016 7:24 am

Commuters could encounter some areas of traffic congestion on the ride into work this morning.

Free-flowing traffic is reported on Interstate 81, while isolated areas of heavy congestion are reported on Interstate 476.

Minor congestion is reported on Route 315 near East Main Street, as well as on Route 115 in the area of East Mountain Boulevard.

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

Downtown, isolated areas of minor and heavy congestion are reported on Wilkes-Barre Boulevard and onto South Wilkes-Barre Boulevard. Areas of minor congestion are also reported on several other streets, including:

• North / South Main streets

• South Washington Street

• South Pennsylvania Avenue

• Hazle Street

• North / South River streets

In Kingston, isolated 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

Reach Travis Kellar at 570-991-6389 or on Twitter @TLNews