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WJLA, November 20, 2012

Top 10 worst Thanksgiving drives

More than 43 million people are packing up their cars and hitting the road over the next few days. Unfortunately, some of those trips to grandma’s house will include some serious traffic backups. Texas A&M Transportation Institute and INRIX recently teamed up to highlight some of the worst Thanksgiving drives in the country. Guess what? D.C. made the list.

 

Chicago Eisenhower Expressway/I-290 WB

Chicago 1975: a snowstorm brought road and air travel to a complete stop on Thanksgiving Eve.

(Photo: “290” ©2009 by –Tripp- via Creative Commons/WJLA) of fullscreen mode

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