Friday Traffic Delays

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semi axRiver Valley:

I-40 (Crawford County)- A semi-rollover was reported on Interstate 40 near mile marker 17 just before 6 a.m.  Dispatchers said the semi was left lying on its side.

The driver was trapped temporarily, but was rescued and transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital.  Traffic has been reduced to one lane in the westbound lane near Mulberry.

I-540- Slowdowns are frequently expected from Van Buren to Fort Smith due to an ongoing highway improvement project.

Van Buren- Construction delays will impact drivers taking Rena Road.

Northwest Arkansas:

Bentonville- NW 2nd Street is closed between NW A and NW D Street while crews work to replace a water main in the street.  The project will be completed September 24.


  • Expect slowdowns near the Fulbright Expressway due to construction.
  • A concert at Lot 56 at the University of Arkansas along with tonight’s Fayetteville High School home game is expected to impact drivers Friday evening near College Ave.  Both events begin at 7 p.m.

Stuck in traffic?  Let us know.  #5newstraffic