“Nightmare” Roads in the U.S. Identified in New Report

This article provides an overview and link to a report out today by the Texas Transportation Institute at Texas A&M University that identifies 328 stretches of highway listed as the most seriously congested in the U.S. Six of the top seven are located in Los Angeles. The report also addresses the time and fuel wasted waiting in traffic congestion at these locations each year.

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