published Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

Rainy morning makes for car accidents in Chattanooga area

TDOT camera photo at ridgecut on I-24 in Chattanooga area this morning.
TDOT camera photo at ridgecut on I-24 in Chattanooga area this morning.
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    A tractor trailer jackknifed on the ridgecut in Chattanooga this morning after heavy rain.
    Staff Photo by Alison Gerber/Chattanooga Times Free Press

Four accidents have been reported across the Chattanooga area during the morning commute after continuous rain showers all night.

One accident has been reported at 1600 Rockbluff and Fair View roads.

Another traffic accident has been reported at 1230 Mattlake at Brow Lake roads. Injuries have been reported.

A car has also been involved in an accident at 120 Highway 27 at West Martin Luther King.

A fourth accident was called in at Boyscout and Moore roads.

View this map without the TDOT cameras. Traffic Watch

Traffic color descriptions:
 * Green: more than 50 mph
 * Yellow: 25 - 50 mph
 * Red: less than 25 mph
 * Red/Black: very slow, stop-and-go traffic
 * Gray: no data currently available
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Traffic Flow and TDOT Cameras
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holdout said...


December 27, 2011 at 8:47 a.m.
Onceuponatime said...

It's just rain people

December 27, 2011 at 9:41 a.m.
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