Roads buckling under heat

Tuesday was the seventh day in a row we've seen temperatures above 90 degrees. This caused US 27 in Adams County and State Road 3 in Allen County to buckle.

Posted: Jul 3, 2019 8:58 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - The extreme heat wave is taking a toll on roads across northeast Indiana.

Tuesday was the seventh day in a row we've seen temperatures above 90 degrees. This caused US 27 in Adams County and State Road 3 in Allen County to buckle.

The Indiana Department of Transportation says extreme heat affects roads the same way the extreme cold does.

If you see a state road road buckle, contact INDOT to have them fixed.

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