LIVE Traffic Blog

7:55 A.M.-We see traffic volume pick up there headed to Mobile from the Eastern Shore there beginning around Exit 35. No problems through either of the tunnels.  Mobile Police and Alabama Highway Patrol both reporting no accidents they’re working right now. Looking good coming down I-65. In Pensacola at I-110 southbound we’ve got a little delay there with an accident around the four mile marker (that’s pretty close to the Fairfield Drive exit) so watch out for a little delay there. Pensacola police reporting no accidents they’re working

7:25 A.M.-We continue to look good right now on the Bayway and Causeway as traffic volume picks up there headed towards Mobile from the Eastern Shore. No new accidents in Mobile. In Pensacola we have a new one i-110 southbound at the Fairfield Drive exit (that’s around the Four Mile Marker) and north of I-10 at Bentley Oaks Drive at County Road 297a as well. Florida Highway Patrol in the scene of both of these accident Pensacola police reporting no trouble spots

6:55AM- Updating your Thursday morning commute; We just checked with Mobile Police and they tell us they’ve gotten a report of a car driving Southbound in the Northbound Lanes along 165 so use caution if you have to travel that way as they try and figure out what’s going on there. Mobile Police on the scene of a fender bender they just moved into the Walgreens parking lot there at Spring Hill at Mobile Infirmary Drive.  We’re looking good on the Bayway and Causeway right now and no problems through either of the tunnels as traffic volume picks up headed towards Mobile from the Eastern Shore. No new trouble spots in Pensacola.

6:35 AM- We’ve had a smooth start to begin your Thursday morning on the Bayway and Causeway.  No problems along the Eastern Shore or through either tunnel.  In Mobile, Mobile Police on the scene of a fender bender there Springhill Avenue in front of Walgreens.  They actually just moved out into the parking lot.  Also a car stalled out there at the intersection of Wagner Street at Somerville Road.  No problems coming down I-65 and no new trouble spots in the Pensacola area according to Pensacola Police and Florida Highway Patrol.

6:10AM- Our Thursday morning commute continues to roll along smoothly on the Eastern Shore and using the Bayway and Causeway both directions looking good. No problems through the Bankhead or George Wallace tunnel. In Mobile no accidents to report but there was a traffic Hazard.  Some traffic cones in the roadway there near the intersection of Old Shell at University so be careful there.  Pensacola police reporting no accidents right now but Florida Highway Patrol and the scene of an earlier accident with injuries Gulf Beach Highway at Albany Avenue just north of the air station.

5:55AM.- If you need to get out of the roadways over the next few minutes, we begin your Thursday morning moving along well.  On the Bayway and Causeway no accidents or delays either direction. Looking good through the tunnels and both Mobile Police and Alabama Highway Patrol report no accidents they’re working.  We do see some thunderstorms there in South Mobile and South Baldwin County so down towards the Gulf Shores / Fort Morgan and Dauphin Island area expect wet driving conditions. In Pensacola an earlier accident still being worked with injuries; Gulf Beach Highway at Albany Avenue.

5:35AM.- If your Thursday morning commute requires you to get out on the roadways and cross the Bayway or Causeway over the next few minutes well I’ve got good good news, things are looking good. No problems or delays either direction.  Looking good through both tunnels as well. Mobile Police reporting no accidents right now.  We’ve seen some thunderstorms to begin the morning in the Fort Morgan / Gulf Shores area so expect wet driving conditions there along Fort Morgan Road.  On the Panhandle, Florida Highway Patrol still in the scene of an accident with injuries at Gulf Beach Highway at Albany Avenue

5:06AM- Well if you need to get out on the roadways here on this early Thursday, on the Bayway and Causeway were running smoothly.  No problem or delay either direction. We’re looking good through both tunnels as well.  On the Eastern Shore no problems.  Mobile police and Alabama Highway Patrol telling us no accidents they’re working in Mobile with one trouble spot on the Panhandle there at Gulf Beach Highway at Albany Avenue.  There’s an accident with injuries in Florida Highway Patrol is on the scene .

Reports from News 5 Traffic Reporter, Kenny Fowler

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