Across the Gulf Coast, roads and
bridges remain damaged and closed after Hurricane Ivan made its way ashore
Truckers who need up-to-date
information on which roads are open or closed in Florida, the hardest hit
state, can call the state’s Department of Transportation at 1-888-638-0250,
storm has also brought extensive flooding to several other states in the East,
including Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Even
those states hundreds of miles north of the initial strike zone have seen
unusually damaging weather, including massive flooding, from the storm.
record devastation for us because we've never had a storm that cut so
completely across the state,” Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell told CBS News.
information about road problems in affected states, here are the numbers:
1-888-638-0250, Ext. 637;
1-800-543-2515, in state only;
- New Jersey,
- North Carolina 1-877-368-4968;
- Ohio, 1-888-264-7623, in state only;
- Pennsylvania, 1-888-783-6783 in state, (717) 783-5186
out of state;
- Tennessee, 1-800-858-6349; and
- West Virginia, 1-877-WVA-ROAD.