Traffic News

A car slipped up onto the divider in the eastbound lane of Circle Drive North on Tuesday morning.

Drivers report poor visibility, slippery conditions Tuesday morning

By 650 CKOM March 7, 2017 - 7:46am Updated: March 7, 2017 - 7:46am

With a blowing snow warning in effect Tuesday morning, drivers were experiencing tough conditions on the highways around Saskatoon.   Several callers reported poor visibility...

A Google map showing the approximate location of a semi truck fire that caused RCMP to restrict traffic on Highway 303 Tuesday morning.

Tanker fire disrupts highway traffic near Maidstone

By 650 CKOM February 21, 2017 - 7:58am Updated: February 21, 2017 - 10:48am

Saskatchewan RCMP were asking drivers to avoid a stretch of Highway 303 on Tuesday morning.

Police were on-scene around 4:40 a.m. after a tanker full of crude oil caught...

One of many collisions reported Tuesday morning around Saskatoon.

Saskatoon police warn of slippery roads after multiple crashes

By 650 CKOM January 24, 2017 - 11:26am Updated: January 24, 2017 - 11:26am

Saskatoon Police were asking drivers to slow down for conditions Tuesday morning.   In a media release, Police reported that they responded to 10 collisions between 6 a.m. and...

The City of Saskatoon is set to begin using a mixture of salt and magnesium meant to help de-ice roads in extreme cold temperatures.

Saskatoon approves chemical for city-wide use on roads

By 650 CKOM December 20, 2016 - 4:47pm Updated: December 20, 2016 - 4:47pm

Winter driving is about to change in Saskatoon with the city rolling out a new mixture of salt and magnesium.   Director of Roadways and Operations Brandon Harris said the mix...

An interchange has been approved for the intersection of Boychuk Drive and Highway 16.

The interchanges are coming: Saskatoon city council picks builder for two projects

By 650 CKOM November 28, 2016 - 4:09pm Updated: November 29, 2016 - 11:35am

Saskatoon city council has picked a builder for a pair of long-awaited interchanges.   In a vote Monday, councillors approved a bid from PCL Construction Management Inc. to...

A collision between a woman and a car near 33rd Street and Idylwyld Drive Nov. 5, 2016, forced the intersection to close for a few hours while police investigated.

Pedestrian charged after collision with car in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM November 6, 2016 - 5:43am Updated: November 6, 2016 - 5:46am

Traffic was impacted for about two hours Saturday afternoon after a woman walking on the road hit a car.

Police closed all westbound traffic on 33rd Street between...

Saskatoon's new Traffic Bridge will reflect the style of the old bridge, but will be larger and able to accommodate bigger vehicles.

Saskatoon's new Traffic Bridge promises to be bigger, better

By 650 CKOM November 2, 2016 - 11:15am Updated: November 2, 2016 - 11:21am

Drivers crossing Saskatoon's Broadway Bridge or Sid Buckwold Bridge will notice a new span taking shape – the city's new Traffic Bridge.

“The south in-river pier, the...

Environment Canada meteorologist Jason Knight said Saskatoon likely saw the most snow for Oct. 6 since the 1800's.

UPDATE: Saskatoon gets record-breaking snowfall ahead of Thanksgiving

By 650 CKOM October 6, 2016 - 9:05am Updated: October 6, 2016 - 4:12pm

A snow fall warning has officially ended for Saskatoon.

Environment Canada lifted the advisory as of 3:49 p.m. Thursday.

Meteorologist Jason Knight estimates...

 Hockey fans experience long delays getting to Sasktel Centre for Tuesday's NHL exhibition game.

Fans vent over traffic gridlock before NHL exhibition game

By 650 CKOM October 5, 2016 - 11:05am Updated: October 5, 2016 - 1:50pm

The NHL returned to Saskatoon Tuesday, but some fans didn't get the full experience they paid for after getting stuck in traffic outside Sasktel Centre.   Some of the over 13,...

Emergency crews responded to a two-vehicle collision Monday morning at the intersection of 19th Street and 1st Avenue.

Firefighters pull one person out of vehicle after collision

By 650 CKOM September 19, 2016 - 10:34am Updated: September 19, 2016 - 10:34am

Emergency crews responded to a two-vehicle collision Monday morning near the intersection of 19th Street and 1st Avenue.   The crash happened around 8:30 a.m. causing traffic...

A collision on Circle Drive near 108th Street closed the highway in both directions between Attridge and College drives on Wednesday, Sept. 7.

Charges pending for 17-year-old after fatal collision on Circle Drive

By 650 CKOM September 7, 2016 - 2:06pm Updated: September 9, 2016 - 11:19am

One man has died in a crash on Circle Drive in Saskatoon.

The collision happened around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon in the southbound lane between Attridge Drive and...

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Semi rollover on Highway 1 east of Moose Jaw

By 980 CJME September 1, 2016 - 10:27am Updated: September 1, 2016 - 10:30am

Traffic is being diverted around the intersection of Highway 1 and Highway 39 about four kilometres east of Moose Jaw.

A semi rolled at the intersection early Thursday...

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