Dayton traffic from the WHIO Traffic Center

Published: Tuesday, June 25, 2019 @ 12:00 AM
Updated: Tuesday, July 16, 2019 @ 1:38 AM

Pick up truck loses trailer on I-75 southbound
Pick up truck loses trailer on I-75 southbound

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Traffic conditions are updated every 6 minutes on 1290 and 95.7 WHIO between 5 and 9 a.m. Monday through Friday.

Major Highway Incidents

  • No incidents to report. 

Surface Street Incidents

  • On Free Pike and Salem Avenue in Harrison Twp., a two-vehicle crash was reported around 1:35 a.m. No injuries reported. 

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Ongoing Construction & Other Closures 

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  • Due to severe tornadoes that swept through the area on Memorial Day, several roads are closed, and officials are urging drivers to avoid certain roads due to damage. You can find the list of affected roadways here
  • On Mad River Road between Munger Road and Alex-Bell Road in Washington Twp., ROAD CLOSURE, beginning Tues. July 16 and will last for three days to relocate DP&L utility poles. Northbound lanes will remain open and there will be a detour from Alex Bell Road to McEwen Road to Ohio 725.
  • On Salem Avenue from West Riverview to Manhattan, LANE CLOSURES beginning Monday, July 8 for the water main improvement project. Traffic delays are expected, especially during peak travel times
  • The intersection of Wenger Road and Hoke Road in Clayton, ROAD CLOSURE Wed. June 12 beginning at 6 a.m. until the work is finished. Crews will be replacing a pipeline. 
  • On U.S. 35 East between Abbey Avenue and I-75 in Dayton, nightly lane closures May 13- August 10 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Two lanes will remain open during the roadwork.
  • Elm Street Bridge in West Carrollton, one lane will close on April 29 for a utility pole repair. The entire bridge will be closed through the summer while they replace it. Motorists can take Mayrose Drive to Elementary Drive to avoid delays.
  • Chambersburg Road from Bellefontaine Road east for approx. 2,000 feet in Huber Heights, ROAD CLOSURE, the eastbound lanes will be closed beginning April 15 for three to four months for roadway widening and pipeline maintenance. Westbound traffic will remain open. The official detour is Taylorsville Road.
  • The Schantz Avenue Bridge over South Dixie Highway in Kettering, BRIDGE CLOSURE beginning Monday, April 1, for complete replacement of the bridge and the retaining wall. The project is expected to take 7 to 8 months. Detour signs are posted along the road. Drivers are encouraged to use alternative routes during peak traffic hours to avoid possible delays
  • South Broadway Ramp to I-75 north and south, RAMP CLOSURE May 6 - Aug. 14. The official detour is: Germantown Street to James H. McGee Boulevard to US 35 east.
  • On Washington Street in Dayton, between the U.S. 35 west exit and South Perry Street, a major reconstruction project will block parts of Washington Street into 2020. Phase one of the project blocks westbound traffic starting at South Jefferson Street. Traffic from the U.S. 35 West exit ramp will be diverted north onto South Jefferson Street toward downtown Dayton. Drivers can access South Main and South Ludlow streets from West Fifth Street. 
  • Foley Drive between Bristol Drive and National Road, ROAD CLOSURE, beginning March 4 until the end of June. It’s a total rebuild of Foley Drive and will consist of replacing water lines, sewer lines, gravel base, catch basins, curbs and driveway approaches.  More information is available here. 
  • Riverview Avenue near Main Street, ROAD CLOSURE May 3 - Oct. 22. The official detour is: Southbound: SR 48 to Monument Avenue to Riverview Avenue. Northbound: SR 48 to Great Miami Boulevard to Riverview Avenue.
  • Keowee Street north of Stanley Avenue, the bridge remains closed. The official detour is Keowee to Stanley to I-75 to Wagner Ford Road and back to Dixie. More information is available here.


  • Possum Road between Leffel Lane and Burnett Road, BRIDGE CLOSURE June 24 - Aug. 8. The official detour is: Leffel Lane and Selma Pike.
  • I-70, between U.S. 68 and 72, the traffic pattern shifts Sept. 24 through August to the outside portion of the interstate. Two lanes are available in each direction with reduced lane width.



  • SR 48 between Fenner Road and West Penny Road, ROAD CLOSURE June 3 - Aug. 16. The official detour is: northbound SR 48 to SR 55 to SR 718 to SR 48; southbound SR 48 to SR 718 to SR 55 to SR 48. 


  • Urbana Woodstock Pike between McMahill Road in Champaign County and Connor Road in Union County, ROAD CLOSURE beginning Monday, April 15 for a period of 4 to 6 weeks for the installation of a 9 foot precat concrete beam culvert. 


  • SR 47 between McGreevey Road and Rehmerts Run Road, BRIDGE CLOSURE July 8 - 29. The official detour is: SR 185 to SR 48 to SR 66. 
  • SR 118 between SR 49 and Russ Road, ROAD CLOSURE March 25 - Aug. 30. The official detour is: SR 49 to SR 47. 


  • SR 66 between East First Street and East Second Street, ROAD CLOSURE July 15- 22. The official detour is: SR 705 to SR 364 to SR 119.


  • Fosters-Mainville Road between Old 3’C Highway and Butterworth Road in Hamilton Twp., ROAD CLOSURE beginning Monday, July 8 - August 2 for culvert rehabilitation and embankment repair.