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New Bedford Traffic Alerts
Acts of Nature - snow
Snow at RT-1A-A Southbound at Eastside Rd. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 10:38 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 10:42 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at I-93 Southbound 0.20 mi. before Exit (18) Mass Ave/ Roxbury. Lane Affected: | | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|L|
Start: February 27, 2015, 1:27 am / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 8:25 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at RT-135 Eastbound at I-95. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 8:13 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 8:23 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at US-1 Southbound at Malden St. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 8:06 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 8:16 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at I-495 Southbound at Exit (22) I-90/ Mass Pike. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 8:04 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 8:14 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at I-91 Southbound at Exit (14) I-90/ Mass Turnpike. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 7:59 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 8:11 pm
Acts of Nature - icy patches
Icy Patches at I-195 Eastbound at Exit(20) RT-105/Front St. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 4:04 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 4:44 pm
Acts of Nature - black ice
Black Ice at US-6 Westbound at Rock Harbor Rd. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 4:22 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 4:32 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at RT-3 Southbound at Exit(5) Long Pond Rd/South St & Plymouth Center. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 4:16 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 4:26 pm
Acts of Nature - icy patches
Icy Patches at RT-131 Westbound at Red Fox Blvd. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 3:17 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 4:12 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at RT-60 Westbound at American Legion Hwy. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: February 27, 2015, 12:12 am / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 3:46 pm
Roadway/Traffic - debris / rubbish
Debris / Rubbish at RT-25 Southbound 2.50 mi. beyond Tihonet Rd. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 3:32 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 3:45 pm
Roadway/Traffic - debris / rubbish
Debris / Rubbish at RT-2 Eastbound 0.22 mi. before Patriots Rd. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 2:30 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 2:40 pm
Roadway/Traffic - debris / rubbish
Debris / Rubbish at RT-2 Westbound 0.57 mi. before Patriots Rd. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 2:26 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 2:39 pm
Acts of Nature - icy patches
Icy Patches at RT-2 Westbound at Exit(18) Rt-2A (Templeton Rd/State Rd). Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 2:24 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 2:35 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at RT-9 Westbound at Maple Rd. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 2:16 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 2:33 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at RT-9 Westbound at Maple Rd. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 2:16 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 2:27 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at RT-3 Northbound at Exit(12) Rt-139 / Church St. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 12:45 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 12:55 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at I-90 Westbound at Exit(10) I-290 E / I-395 S, to Rt-12. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 12:19 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 12:31 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at US-1 Southbound at Carter St. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: February 28, 2015, 12:16 pm / End:N/A / Updated: February 28, 2015, 12:27 pm
source: Massachusetts DOT

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