Reports from News 5’s Traffic Reporter, Kenny Fowler.
8:25 a.m. – Mobile Police have been on the scene of this six vehicle accident for about half-an-hour Eastbound inside of the George Wallace tunnel. As you see the left hand lane is blocked. Traffic is backed up past Broad Street at this point so over A 2 mile backup trying to get to the Bayway coming from Mobile. You might want to use Government Street through the downtown area and get through the Bankhead tunnel as a result. But we do continue to see delays as a result of this accident. The Bayway looks good both directions. In Pensacola an accident there on Pine Forest Road at West Nine Mile Road.
7:55 a.m. – We got an accident involving 6 Vehicles I-10 headed Eastbound in side of the George Wallace tunnel so this is traffic coming from Mobile trying to get onto the bayway. We’re starting to see delays as a result of this accident, Mobile police are on the scene but do expect heavy delays as a result of this. Other accidents in Mobile including Old Shell at Eaton Square also Airport Boulevard and Hamilton Bridges Drive. We’re actually looking pretty good on the bayway. In Pensacola and new accident there a hit-and-run crash Johnson Avenue at Airway Drive.
7:25 a.m. – Traffic continues to flow nicely but your actions of the Bayway and Causeway so far on your Tuesday Morning. We’re accident-free there and no problems through the tunnels. We’re starting to see traffic build though on Highway 98 trying to get up towards I-10 there in Daphne. In Mobile a new fender bender there at the intersection of Campo Boulevard at Panorama Boulevard according to Mobile police but no other accidents. We’re looking good according to Alabama Highway Patrol and no trouble spots still along the Panhandle.
6:55 a.m. – We’ve had an accident free start to our Tuesday morning commute and thankfully that continues as traffic volume continues to build there westbound crossing the Bayway and Causeway but no delays either direction. looking good through the tunnels with Mobile police in Alabama Highway Patrol reported no accidents right now but we’re starting to see some activity around the school zones so keep an eye out for those make sure to watch your speed there. We’re looking well through Baldwin County and still moving along nicely without any trouble spots on the Panhandle
6:30 a.m. – So far traffic has looked really good here on this brisk Tuesday Morning. Moving along smoothly both directions at the Bayway and Causeway right now without any delays. Both the Bankhead and George Wallace tunnel look good. Traffic volume starting to pick up there through the Mobile area but still accident free right now according to both Mobile Police and Alabama Highway Patrol. No trouble spots through Baldwin County, and we’re looking good throughout Pensacola according to Pensacola Police and Florida Highway Patrol.
6:10 a.m. – If your Tuesday morning schedule takes you out on the Bayway or Causeway over the next few minutes; we are running smoothly so far. Although we’ve already seen an increase of traffic volume especially in the westbound Lanes. Moving along smoothly though through both tunnels. Both Mobile Police and Alabama Highway Patrol telling us have no early traffic accidents so far this morning. Looking good I-10 to I-65. Through Baldwin County we’re rolling smoothly and still no trouble spots along the Panhandle.
5:55 a.m. – So far so good on a little bit of a brisk start here weather-wise on your Tuesday morning, but we see no problems right now crossing the bayway either direction. We’re looking good on the causeway and through the tunnels as well. In Mobile, Mobile Police and Alabama Highway Patrol reporting no accidents they’re working at the moment. Looking good along I-65 and through West Mobile. Through Baldwin County we’re rolling smoothly and no problems right now on the Panhandle according to Pensacola Police.
5:30 a.m. – Little bit of a chill in the air compared to previous mornings so just something to be aware of if you’re getting out on the roadways in the next few minutes. We’re moving along well on the Bayway and Causeway, no delays or problems. Looking good through both tunnels as well. In Mobile, Mobile Police and Alabama Highway Patrol still reporting no accidents there on the scenes of. We’re looking good along I-65. Through Baldwin County we’re rolling smoothly and no problems still along the Panhandle according to Florida Highway Patrol.
5:06 A.M.-Traffic is off to a good start here on this early Tuesday. We’re problem free right now and no delays crossing the Bayway or Causeway. Through the tunnels we’re looking good there as well. No delay there along I-65 with construction; we normally see that but that’s not the case right now north of I-165. No problems right now cording to Mobile police or Alabama Highway Patrol. On the Panhandle we’re accident-free according to Pensacola Police and Florida Highway Patrol.