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Fort Worth interstate tops most congested list

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A stretch of Interstate 35W in Fort Worth tops Texas' list of the most congested roadway segments in the state.
    
The Texas Department of Transportation released a list of the top 100 roads on its website (http://bit.ly/O58gf8 ). I-35W from Interstate 30 in downtown Fort Worth to State Highway 183 totaled 1.2 million hours of delay in 2011, according to TxDOT's data.
    
Next on the list was Interstate 635 in Dallas County between I-35E and U.S. Highway 75. Parts of I-45 in Harris County, I-35 in Travis County and the Woodall Rodgers Freeway in downtown Dallas rounded out the top five.

East Texas first comes in on the list at number 82. U.S. Highway 69 between Grande Blvd and Kilrush Drive. The report says that this stretch of roadway has an annual delay of over 111-thousand hours.

   
The full list is available on TxDOT's website.

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