The westbound lane closures caused traffic congestion that stretched to Lake Station from Gary.
The Trooper-in-a-Truck initiative in NWI accumulated 39 warnings and 28 tickets cited for various infractions, including nonhands-free cellphone use, seatbelt violations, speeding and more.
Traffic congestion that built up after a crash Wednesday on Ind. 49 may have contributed to a second crash in the same area, town officials now say.
The crashes caused traffic congestion late into Wednesday evening, with a portion of southbound Ind. 49 between County Road 1100 North to the Indiana Toll Road closed until 7:30 p.m.
The semi ended up partially leaning over the ramp perched above Indianapolis Boulevard.
Researchers also found an interesting wrinkle in the data:
And the institute expects the congestion problem to get even worse. According to their projections, the average commuter will spend 62 hours in traffic by the year 2025, and the national congestion cost will balloon to $200 billion that same year, a 20% increase over the $166 billion related to traffic costs in 2017.
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