Vehicle inflow from Guangdong and Jiangxi increases
According to Hunan Provincial Bureau of Expressway Traffic Police, emergency traffic diversion for the key expressway sections will be implemented to ease the congestion situation before the Spring Festival.
According to the Changsha Detachment of Hunan Provincial Bureau of Expressway Traffic Police, vehicles from the east to west in Huangqiao hub interchange will be diverted to drive via Huangqiao Road, Jinzhou Avenue, G319 national highway at 9am to 11am and 3pm to 5pm on Feb 9 and Feb 10. Measures like emergency separate at the toll station along the highways and "all out without in" traffic control will also be adopted based on the actual traffic situation.
Yiyang detachment will exert traffic control in the Sujiaba hub of Changsha-Changde Highway based on the traffic volume of the runk roads and guide vehicles to travel from Sujiaba hub interchange, Yiyang South Line Expressway, Yingfeng Bridge hub interchange to Changsha-Changde Expressway. It will also adopt the above-mentioned measures based on the actual traffic situation.
Hengyang Detachment will divert the South to North vehicles in Beijing-Hongkong-Macao Expressway to go North at the Dapu Hub Interchange, following a route from Quanzhou-Nanning Expressway, Pingshui hub interchange to Tongping-Yanru Expressway between 1pm and 2pm, 3pm and 4pm, 5pm and 6pm on Feb 9 and Feb 10. At the same time, vehicles into Beijing-Hongkong-Macao Expressway through S5101 is not permitted.
Shaoyang Detachment will carry out traffic control between 9am and 12am and 2pm to 6pm on Feb 9 and Feb 10 at Zhimushan hub interchange. Vehicles to Huaihua, Chongqing and Sichuan from G55 can not go West through G60. Instead, they should follow the route from Zhimushan hub interchange, G55 Expressway, Lianyuan hub interchange to S70 Expressway.
Hunan’ expressway network will continue to stay in the peak of traffic volume. Vehicles from Guangdong and Jiangxi keep growing with the estimated traffic volume reaching 2.78 million on Feb 9.
Source:Changsha Evening News