KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WJHL) – The Kingsport Police Department announced the launch of its new traffic alert system, KingsportPDAlerts.
According to a release from KPD, the automated traffic alert system is “designed to notify the media and the general public of incidents that have the possibility of creating traffic congestion.”
KPD says the the public will be alerted to the following:
- Stranded Motorists
- Road Hazards
- Traffic Light Outages
- Road Closures
- Water Line Breaks
The release says the system will also send follow-up alerts when incidents are clear.
You can receive alerts directly by entering your email address to http://www.kingsportpdalerts.com/ and subscribing.