VIDEO: TDOT brines roads ahead of winter weather

(Photo: iReport2)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — As Middle Tennessee prepares for a blast of winter weather, the Tennessee Department of Transportation has begun preparing the roads.

A member of News 2’s iReport2 Network followed along Sunday as a TDOT truck spread brine along the roadway.

The video was captured at around 1 p.m. on Interstate 24 near the Rutherford, Davidson County line.

News 2 also learned brine is being put down on Interstate 65 in Williamson County.

A spokesperson for TDOT said the salt trucks are ready to begin treating the roads as needed Monday.

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