Extra traveling for holiday seasons, but Georgia and South Carolina doing the job to support drivers

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – Us citizens may perhaps not be scheduling numerous holidays correct now, but they’re traveling for the holiday seasons.

a truck with a mountain in the background: Dangerous stretch of I-20 is home to many accidents

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Dangerous extend of I-20 is property to lots of incidents

According to the Transportation Stability Administration, a lot more than 1 million individuals had been screened at airports equally Friday and Saturday.

That marks the first time because the pandemic started that much more than 1 million fliers were being screened on consecutive days.

The figures hint at an early hurry for getaway traveling.

Ideal now, the pandemic’s document for air vacation was set the Sunday following Thanksgiving, when additional than 1.1 million men and women flew.

For these touring by vehicle, crews on equally sides of the Savannah River are putting a pause on roadwork and closures to make it much easier for you to journey.

The Georgia Division of Transportation will quit all perform from 5 a.m. Wednesday right until 10 p.m. Sunday night. Constraints will also be in position for New Year’s, from 5 a.m. Dec. 31 until Jan. 2.

In South Carolina, crews will suspend function from 6 a.m. Wednesday through Jan. 3.

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