Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Cars merge under Interstate-10 as the eastbound entrance ramps are closed from downtown onto the highway in Beaumont on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005. The Texas Department of Transportation closed the eastbound ramps to reduce traffic congestion until construction projects are completed in Orange County.
It's not an impressive image, but getting it involved several near-death moments while walking onto the overpass. It didn't help to see all the smashed-flat animal carcasses on the overpass.