Traffic problems, slow spots around East Texas

Traffic problems, slow spots around East Texas
(Source: KLTV staff)

EAST TEXAS (KLTV/KTRE) - A quick check of traffic conditions before you head out each morning.

Monday, April 6

  • SHELBY COUNTY - Hwy 96 at Hwy 87 - traffic lights flashing red all directions. Signal pole damaged in weekend crash.
  • SMITH COUNTY - I-20 EB exit to Mile Marker 557 (Jim Hogg Road) closed for roadwork.
  • SMITH COUNTY - I-20 EB entrance ramp to I-20 - closed while crews prepare to open the new frontage road. That was scheduled to be open Wednesday but remains closed Thursday morning
  • GARDEN VALLEY - FM 1253 and 110 Van Hwy - mill and inlay work set to begin today.

ROADWORK DELAYS:

  • SMITH COUNTY - Hwy 135 between CR 2162 and CR 2157 - ongoing roadwork.
  • GREGG COUNTY - FM 1844 east of Hwy 271 - closed for road repairs.
  • WOOD COUNTY - Hwy 69 between Hwy 37 and Hwy 80 - roadwork scheduled.
  • HENDERSON COUNTY - TX-31 W. between FM 314 and FM 773 - roadwork scheduled.
  • LUFKIN - FM 324 between Loop 287 and Hwy 59 - roadwork.
  • BROWNSBORO - Hwy 31 between FM 314 and FM 607 - roadwork scheduled.
  • TYLER - Old Omen Rd. between McDonald Rd. and University Dr. - work to widen roadway underway. Expect delays.
  • TYLER - Spur 364 at Greenbriar Rd. - roadwork. Expect delays.
  • GREGG COUNTY - Estes Pkwy at I-20 - overpass work underway. Crews are repairing the bridge joints. Expect delays.
  • SMITH COUNTY - I-20 wb at FM 2015 - roadwork in the outside lane and on the on/off ramps. Expect delays.
  • CHEROKEE COUNTY - TX-135 between Jacksonville and Troup - roadwork with flaggers and a pilot vehicle directing traffic.
  • NACOGDOCHES - FM 1275 between Loop 224 and CR 536 - roadwork with alternating lane closures.
  • NACOGDOCHES - Loop 224 on the Hwy 59 S. exit ramp - roadwork scheduled.
  • GREGG COUNTY- FM 1844 east of Hwy 271 - TxDot reporting road remains closed due to pavement damage.

Get a complete list of roadwork projects around East Texas here.

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