The N.C. Department of Transportation made this video to explain the "diverging diamond" interchange or DDI. The department is planning to build two of them in the Triangle, at the Beltline and Western Boulevard in Raleigh and at Interstate 40 and N.C. 42 in Johnston County.
The State Highway Patrol's Collision Reconstruction Unit can now use drones to make measurements and create 3-D images of accident scenes much faster than troopers can on the ground. These images of a crashed Highway Patrol cruiser were made with a drone during a demonstration at the patrol's test track in Raleigh on Friday, Sept. 29.
Video: A vehicle clipped a utility pole on Wake Forest Rd. at the intersection of Navaho Dr. near the I-440 Beltline overnight, causing traffic congestion on the north side of the city Monday morning. It is slated to be repaired before the evening rush hour.
The NCDOT some preliminary plans for widening Interstate 440 between Wade Avenue in Raleigh and Walnut Street in Cary to six lanes in coming years. Joey Hopkins, the district engineer in charge of the project, talks about the challenges the undertaking presents.
VIDEO: Chris Traber was driving on the 14 Freeway in Santa Clarita in 2017 when he witnessed a dramatic road rage incident involving a motorcyclist and the driver of a sedan. He started recording as the incident escalated.
Video: Project officials announce that the I-40/440 road improvement effort is getting into its final phases. They expect final traffic shifts to be completed in the next few months. The whole project is slated to be complete by late fall.