Labor Day traffic gets thick on US 20 in Madison

POSTED: 03:55 PM MDT Sep 02, 2013 
webcam THORTON heading south
MADISON COUNTY, Idaho -

On Monday afternoon, drivers dealt with traffic jams and multiple crashes in the construction zone on U.S. Highway 20 on the border between Jefferson and Madison counties.

As of 3:45 p.m., the southbound lane was especially treacherous.

Idaho State Police were encouraging drivers to slow down and increase following distances during their travels on Labor Day.