Route 1 covered with sand north of IR bridge

Sand on the roadway has forced Department of Transportation crews to limit traffic to one lane northbound as the surface is cleared. BY NICK ROTH
December 27, 2012

Traffic in the northbound lanes of Route 1 at the Indian River Inlet bridge is limited to one lane as crews from the Department of Transportation clear sand off the road.

A wind from a nor'easter Dec. 26 blew sand from the dune on the roadway. Sand drifts were still evident Thursday morning.