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Re: Highway / Road Closures - tT official thread

Post #26 by Riskynet » Sat Nov 29, 2014 7:35 pm

Just got home from the mine and the roads are terrible even knowing that we went through the road block sign and made it home safe. More tractor trailers in the ditches of highway 11....lets piled them up.
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Post #27 by JohnW » Sat Nov 29, 2014 8:48 pm

Road blocked sign? I believe doing that is illegal.



I'm calling Batman to confirm.

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Post #28 by DenBen » Sat Nov 29, 2014 8:56 pm

[quote="JohnW"]Road blocked sign? I believe doing that is illegal.



I'm calling Batman to confirm.[/quote]

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Re: Highway / Road Closures - tT official thread

Post #29 by Riskynet » Sat Nov 29, 2014 9:17 pm

At the Driftwood corner, someone flipped the sign to make it look like Hwy 655 was close instead of Hwy 11..... it was our lucky day I guess. We got home safe and that's what matters. Tomorrow is another day.
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Re: Highway / Road Closures - tT official thread

Post #30 by Riskynet » Sat Nov 29, 2014 9:23 pm

Breaking News : Hwy 11 Kap to Cochrane is now open. Drive safe.
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Post #31 by JohnW » Sun Nov 30, 2014 9:26 am

So where's the snow storm snow, looks like things melted overnight???? [shrug

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Post #32 by Riskynet » Sun Nov 30, 2014 7:45 pm

Not here... it's all snow for us.
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Post #33 by PastaPrince » Sun Nov 30, 2014 8:34 pm

No snow here plus 10 and some rain.

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Post #34 by DenBen » Sun Nov 30, 2014 9:52 pm

Ditto.... But six degrees warmer here.[grin



It's not even December yet and seems like the highways up there have been closed a lot already.[think

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Post #35 by Riskynet » Sun Nov 30, 2014 9:53 pm

Transports along Highway 11 in the past few days between Smooth Rock Falls and Kap.





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[img]http://i753.photobucket.com/albums/xx180/Riskynett/crash4_zps6ffda95b.jpg[/img]



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Re: Highway / Road Closures - tT official thread

Post #36 by Loco101 » Sun Nov 30, 2014 10:15 pm

Wow, interesting photos Risky. Didn't realize how bad the conditions were. I know where that last photo was taken. That house has been abandoned for a very long time.

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Post #37 by DenBen » Sun Nov 30, 2014 10:52 pm

Driving down the highway while taking pictures...

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Post #38 by Foto_Gal » Mon Dec 01, 2014 8:47 am

Wow....

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Post #39 by Brashz » Mon Dec 01, 2014 8:49 am

We drove home from Rouyn lady night. Roads were fine. Drove through Kirkland Lake.

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Post #40 by Riskynet » Mon Dec 01, 2014 8:10 pm

Breaking News : Another transport in the ditch about 1 km east of Smooth Rock Falls. When is this madness going to end.
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Re: Highway / Road Closures - tT official thread

Post #41 by Kramer » Mon Dec 01, 2014 8:15 pm

Smooth Rock to Kap always have the WORST road conditions. Why is that? I could never figure it out.

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Re: Highway / Road Closures - tT official thread

Post #42 by Loco101 » Tue Dec 02, 2014 12:26 am

From my experience I found the straight stretch East of SRF to be really bad in the Winter. And I think around Strickland was bad too but really any part was bad if it was icy and not sanded.

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Post #43 by Captain Steubings » Tue Dec 09, 2014 10:35 pm

Today's smash up derby on 11 (near Driftwood)



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Post #44 by Loco101 » Tue Dec 09, 2014 11:41 pm

wow, just crazy.

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Post #45 by DenBen » Tue Dec 09, 2014 11:46 pm

[holycow

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Post #46 by Riskynet » Wed Dec 10, 2014 12:19 pm

Yep, and one of the motors of the transport was in the middle of the highway.
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Re: Highway / Road Closures - tT official thread

Post #47 by Riskynet » Fri Dec 12, 2014 6:46 pm

[b]Another one this morning near Fauquier.[/b]





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Post #48 by Loco101 » Fri Dec 12, 2014 9:26 pm

Unbelievable!

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Re: Highway / Road Closures - tT official thread

Post #49 by Riskynet » Sun Dec 14, 2014 8:51 pm

NEWS RELEASE







[b][size=150]ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE[/size][/b]







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[b][size=150]Hwy # 11 near Ramore closed[/size][/b]





South Porcupine ( Matheson ) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police advise of the following Road Closure:



Highway: # 11



Location: Hwy # 11 at Wild Gosse Creek



Brief Description of Event: Hwy #11 North of Ramore closed by OPP members to facilitate and Collison investigation



Detour (if available): None at this time



Estimated duration of Road Advisory: Unknown



O.P.P. Media Contact: Sgt Meunier – South Porcupine OPP



The O.P.P. will distribute details and updates of the road advisory as information becomes available.



Please do not call O.P.P. Provincial Communication Centres for road advisory updates or road condition information.



Visit the Ontario Ministry of Transportation website at ontario.ca/511, twitter @511Ontario or call 511 traveller's information such as winter road conditions, construction reports, road closures, traffic reports, traffic cameras and interactive mapping.
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Re: Highway / Road Closures - tT official thread

Post #50 by Riskynet » Sun Dec 14, 2014 9:23 pm

DETOUR: HWY 572 TO HWY 101
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