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DOT ready with salt for icy fight on the roads

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videoThe North Carolina DOT is working to deal with icy roads. They have been using a limited amount of brine on the roads because of the rain, but 335 tons of salt fill the warehouses at the maintenance yard in Castle Hayne. Full story...
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ROAD CLOSING: Your daily commute might change

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videoThe NCDOT expects the area of 3rd street between Greenfield lake and Willard Street to be blocked for about three weeks while crews relocate telephone lines. Full story...
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ICED OVER: Storm gone, but frozen impact still grips region

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videoA day after a potent winter storm passed through southeastern North Carolina, the region is still gripped by the storm's impact. What little thawing of roads was possible yesterday, when temperatures never reached above the freezing point, refroze overnight, leaving anyone who does need to drive today with an icy ride. Full story...
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DOT already busy getting roads ready for storm threat

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videoSoutheastern North Carolina is bracing for what could be a winter weather mess. Meanwhile the Department of Transportation has been busy preparing to keep the roads safe. Full story...
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Crews repair Wilmington gas leak, warn drivers of odor & black ice

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A gas leak in Wilmington is contained and roads are back open this morning after crews say they found a malfunction sparked the leak. Full story...
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All lanes of US 17 back open after dump truck rolls, spills trash

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videoUS 17 is back open after an overturned dump truck closed northbound lanes near Winnabow this afternoon. Troopers say the wet road conditions caused the driver to lose control spilling garbage into the median. Full story...
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Neighbors say unannounced railroad work a big headache

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videoMaintenance work on Brunswick County railroad track is causing some big headaches for neighbors as they try to go about their daily routine. "Today it was like, 'What's going on here?'" said Ronn Pifer, who lives nearby. Full story...
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Bridge replacement to shut stretch of Brunswick Co. road till late May

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videoConstruction to replace a 62-year-old Brunswick County bridge in bad shape begins today. That means road closures that some people say are quite an inconvenience. The project to replace the bridge between Bolivia and Oak Island closes Midway Road between Gilbert and Lewis Loop roads until late May leaves some nearby businesses wondering how they will survive. Full story...
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No one seriously injured in State Highway Patrol wreck

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A State Highway Patrol cruiser and an SUV were involved in an accident Monday morning on Carolina Beach Road. Full story...
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Lost dog stops traffic on Cape Fear Memorial; couple searches for owner

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videoA dog caused a slow down Wednesday evening over the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge. Mike Robbins and Samantha Evenson say they were going with the normal flow around 6 p.m. into Wilmington when cars started slamming on the brakes. Full story...
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Southport woman killed in Florida car crash

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videoInvestigators are trying to figure out what caused a deadly crash that shut down traffic on Interstate 4 in DeLand,FL, for hours on Tuesday. Troopers said Mary Bullington, 61, of Southport, was driving erratically along I-4 in DeLand when she ran off the road and slammed into the back of a tractor-trailer that was parked on the shoulder. Full story...
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Hampstead couple killed in Arizona crash

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Authorities say two people from Hampstead have died after an accident in Glendale, AZ, Sunday afternoon. Full story...
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Driver charged after hitting unmanned taxi cab on MLK Pkwy

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A driver who hit an unoccupied taxi cab on a major Wilmington road early Monday morning now faces charges for the crash. Full story...
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UPDATE: Driver charged with death by motor vehicle, DWI in deadly crash

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A man who was driving during a crash that killed his passenger and hurt several others last night now faces charges for his death, among others. They say the front-seat passenger in the Jeep, John A. Jackson Jr., 53, of Wilmington, was killed as a result of his injuries from the crash. Full story...
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UPDATE: Pedestrian hit on Snow's Cut Bridge

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A pedestrian was hit on Snow's Cut Bridge in Carolina Beach backing up traffic Friday. Full story...
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