Watch for buckled roads in the extreme heat

Watch for buckled roads in the heat

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Be on the lookout for pavement blow-ups in this heat.

It’s a warning from the Missouri Department of Transportation as temperatures remain dangerously high.

Transportation officials say the heat can cause pavement to buckle and warp, especially if it’s already damaged.

They ask drivers to please report the problem if you see it.

Man, it's a hot one... ☀️🌡️🔥 A dangerous heat wave is upon us. If you're traveling in temps this high, use extra...

Posted by Missouri Department of Transportation on Wednesday, July 17, 2019

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