Icy Road Conditions In Northwest Arkansas
Traffic was delayed in several places in Northwest Arkansas Monday morning (Nov. 25) after a wintry mix moved through the area creating icy road conditions.
Arkansas State Police responded to multiple accidents in Northwest Arkansas. Fayetteville police said a 12-vehicle pile-up near exit 67 on Interstate 540 resulted in multiple injuries and left traffic at a standstill during rush hour.
An accident was reported in Johnson on I-540 northbound leaving the bridge impassable, according to Springdale police.
Five vehicles were involved in an accident on I-540 off the Porter Road exit around 6:30 a.m., according to Fayetteville police. Authorities said there were no injuries involved in this accident.
Arkansas State Police said officers responded to nearly a dozen fender benders near the White River Bridge on Arkansas 412. Road crews worked throughout the morning to lay sand and salt on the bridge.
Madison County road workers had to treat some bridges in the southern part of the county. Officials said the Crosses Bridge on Arkansas 16 were reported to be icy this morning.