Areas of minor, heavy traffic congestion reported this morning

By Travis Kellar - | March 18th, 2016 7:19 am

By Travis Kellar

Commuters could encounter some scattered areas of minor and heavy traffic congestion on the way into work and school this morning.

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

Route 315 and 115 are also reporting scattered areas of minor congestion, but the North Cross Valley Expressway is free of congestion.

Near the Wyoming Valley Mall, isolated areas of minor congestion are reported on Mundy and Spring streets. Some minor congestion is also reported on Highland Park Boulevard, while heavier congestion is reported on Wilkes-Barre Township Boulevard.

Downtown, scattered areas of heavy congestion are reported on Wilkes-Barre Boulevard and onto South Wilkes-Barre Boulevard. Scattered areas of heavy congestion are also reported on Hazle Street, North Pennsylvania Avenue and North Main Street.

East Market, North River and South River streets are each reporting scattered areas of minor traffic congestion.

In Kingston, widespread minor and heavy congestion is reported on Market Street, while Wyoming Avenue is reporting scattered areas of minor congestion.

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