Cavs parade: What to know to get out of Cleveland (live traffic map)

Cavs parade: What to know to get out of Cleveland (live traffic map)

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - There are 1.3 million people in downtown Cleveland for the NBA Finals Championship parade for the Cavaliers. Eventually, more than a million people will need to leave the city today. (Good luck!)

Here's a running list of information that will continue to get updated on how to get out of the city:
  • No vehicular traffic is allowed at Public Square
  • Scroll down past the map for a full list of street closures
  • Five-vehicle accident at I-271 south at Rockside Road. Area expected to be blocked for hours. Lifeflight on the scene.
  • A 13-year-old girl was shot after the rally. Get updates here.
  • Tower City is open again and buses and trains are running.

(If the live traffic map isn't appearing, click on the ellipsis and select all three live traffic options.)

The following STREET CLOSURE will be in place for the Cleveland Cavaliers Championship Parade & Rally on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. This restriction will be in effect until 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 22, 2016.

  • St. Clair Avenue between East Mall Drive and West Mall Drive

The following STREET CLOSURES will be in place for the Cleveland Cavaliers Championship Parade & Rally on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. These closures will be in effect until 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 22, 2016.

  • Huron Road at West 2nd Street
  • Huron Road at West Superior Avenue (local access only).
  • Ontario Street at Prospect Avenue, southbound.
  • Huron Road at Prospect Avenue
  • Lorain-Carnegie Bridge at West 20th Street
  • Orange Avenue at East 14th Street
  • Sumner Court at East 14th Street
  • Erie Court at East 14th Street
  • East 3rd Street between Superior and Rockwell
  • Rockwell from East 6th Street to Public Square
  • Prospect Avenue at East 14th Street
  • Prospect Avenue at Huron Road east of East 9th Street, westbound
  • Euclid Avenue at East 12th Street, westbound
  • Euclid Avenue at East 6th Street, eastbound
  • Chester Avenue at East 12th Street, westbound
  • Walnut Avenue at East 12th Street, westbound
  • Vincent Avenue at East 6, eastbound
  • Superior Avenue at East 12th Street, westbound
  • St. Clair at East 12 Street, westbound
  • Lakeside Avenue at East 12th Street, westbound
  • Lakeside Avenue at Ontario Street, eastbound
  • St. Clair Avenue at Ontario Street, eastbound
  • Superior Avenue at West 3rd Street (local access only)
  • Superior Avenue at East 6th Street, eastbound
  • Commercial Hill at Canal (local access only)

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