Arkansas sets up camera for West Memphis road work - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Arkansas sets up camera for West Memphis road work

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (AP) - The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has set up cameras and Web site so motorists can check road conditions before they head through a construction area along interstates 40 and 55 at West Memphis.

The Web site has live camera feeds and a posting of current travel speeds.

Interstates 40 and 55 intersect at West Memphis, near the Arkansas border with Mississippi and Tennessee.

The cross-country highways create a bottleneck and road workers are improving the interchange by adding a new westbound overpass for I-40 and reconstruction of I-55.

The Web site is http://www.wmemphisi40wzis.com

Construction is slated to continue until the summer of 2010.

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