MOBILE, Alabama (WKRG) —
7:55 a.m. – Traffic volume is starting to pick up there crossing the Bayway, I-10 Westbound. You’ll start to see a little slower traffic there just past the Battleship Parkway exit getting into the George Wallace tunnel but it’s traffic volume related with no accident. In Mobile the traffic light is still out there Cottage Hill and Dawes. Continue to treat that as four-way stop or just avoid the area. No problems right now through Baldwin County and in Pensacola a new accident at Pine Forest Road there at Nature Lane. Florida Highway Patrol headed the scene with possible roadblock.
7:20 a.m. – Our Monday Morning commute continues to roll along nicely on the Bayway and Causeway and no problems through either of the tunnels. A new fender-bender has occurred in downtown Mobile at St Joseph Street at St Louis Street. Mobile Police are on the scene. Highway Patrol tell us the wreckers are still clearing McDonald Road just south of I-10 but it’s off to the side of the road. No problems right now in Baldwin County. In Pensacola a new accident Governor’s Drive there at University Parkway just north of I-10. We’re looking good I-10 to I-110.
6:55 a.m. – Alabama Highway Patrol telecast that wreckers are now headed to the scene of that earlier two car accident on McDonald Road South of I-10 so a little bit more of a delay there. The traffic light is still malfunctioning there at the intersection of Dawes at Cottage Hill so continue to treat that as a four-way stop or just avoid the area. No problems on the Bayway or Causeway right now and an earlier accident in Pensacola still causing some delays at West Fairfield Drive at North 57th Avenue. Might want to avoid that intersection as well.
6:30 a.m. – Alabama Highway Patrol headed to the scene of a new accident involving two vehicles on McDonald Road just south of I-10. It looks like there might be some injuries involved so make way for emergency vehicles there. At the intersection of Dawes at Cottage Hill Road, the traffic light is stuck on red in all directions so make sure to treat that as a four-way stop. We’re looking good on the Bayway and Causeway right now and no problems through the tunnels. In Pensacola, Pensacola police reporting no new accidents .
6:05 a.m. – It’s been a good-looking start to your Monday morning commute on the Bayway and Causeway, both directions are flowing along nicely as traffic volume has picked up. Looking good through both tunnels as well. In Mobile, Mobile Police and Alabama Highway Patrol told us no accidents they’re working at this time. In Pensacola one earlier accident, a hit and run crash looks like West Fairfield Drive in North 57th Avenue still has some road blockage. Florida Highway Patrol is on the scene .
5:55 a.m. – As your Monday morning commute continues to unfold, we still look good on the bayway and Causeway as traffic volume has picked up there headed towards Mobile. Through both tunnels we’re moving along smoothly and no trouble spots according to Mobile Police or Alabama Highway Patrol. North of Pensacola a new accident Fairground Road there at Elvis Lane involving injuries. They are still at an earlier trouble spot in West Pensacola, a hit-and-run crash at West Fairfield Drive at North 57th Avenue. A portion of Fairfield Drive continues to be blocked and Florida Highway Patrol is on the scene. Pensacola police reporting no accidents.
5:30 a.m. – It’s a good start for your Monday morning commute if you need to take the Bayway or Causeway over the next few minutes. Both are flowing along nicely with light to medium traffic volume. No problems right now through either of the tunnels. In Mobile both Mobile Police and Alabama Highway Patrol continue to tell us no accidents they’re working this morning. One earlier accident in West Pensacola at West Fairfield Drive at North 57th Avenue. Florida Highway Patrol is on the scene of that accident and Fairfield Drive is blocked at this time.
5:06 a.m. – Our first check of traffic here on this Monday morning reveals things are looking good on both the Bayway and Causeway. Flowing along freely both directions with no issues through either of the tunnels. In Mobile both Mobile Police and Alabama Highway Patrol report no accidents they’re working right now. We look good coming down I-65. In Pensacola we’ve got an accident at West Fairfield Drive at North 57th Avenue. It was a hit-and-run crash and looks like Fairfield Drive is blocked at this time so avoid that area for a few minutes. Beyond that though looks good in Pensacola.