Officials expect 2 million drivers on Tenn. roads during holidays
JACKSON, Tenn. — The Tennessee Department of Transportation says more than two million drivers will hit the roads in Tennessee during Christmas and the New Year holiday. There is some good new for those traveling.The Tennessee Highway Patrol is suspending all lane closures on interstates and state highways over the holidays. Troopers are reminding drivers to stay alert, slow down and buckle up. For up-to-date traffic information, you can download TDOT’s SmartWay app. Just visit the Seen on 7 section of our website.