Over 600 roads remain closed in NC, with waters continuing to rise across the eastern part of the state. NCDOT has been flying over many flooded areas capturing the devastating effect of Hurricane Florence.
Interstate 40 near mile marker 387 in Pender County, N.C. is flooded as a result of Hurricane Florence, blocking one of the major routes in and out of southeastern NC . NC DOT posted this drone video Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
A group of Triangle residents visited Richmond, Virginia, to ride the Pulse, the city’s new bus rapid transit line. Raleigh, Cary, Wake County and Chapel Hill plan to build similar BRT systems in coming years.
A crash on a Candadian highway serves as a reminder to move over for disabled vehicles. A speeding Lexus hit a truck that was broken down on the highway in Toronto, Canada on August 4, 2018. Police say there were no serious injuries.
Thousands of purple martin birds have made the William B. Umstead Memorial over the Croatan Sound in the Outer Banks their home. The NCDOT has set lower speed limits and set up flashing lights to warn drivers and protect the bridge.
The NC Department of Transportation is putting up another sign commemorating UNC's 2017 national basketball championship, this time in a spot on Interstate 40 it hopes rival NC State University fans find a more respectful distance from PNC Arena.
KidsAndCars.org teamed up with the Fort Bend County, TX law enforcement organizations to launch a new ‘Look Before You Lock’ PSA video for TV and billboard campaign. The campaign is focused on preventing children from dying in hot cars.
State Board of Transportation member Nina Szlosberg-Landis uses a bottle of grape juice to christen a new Amtrak train in the NCDOT rail yard. With the addition the Piedmont will now have three daily runs between Raleigh and Charlotte.