Originally Posted by puckplayer4
Google maps is great. However, as I'm looking at the map and traffic saying that its smooth sailing, I can't help but wonder when this was "updated" since I'm going at best 5 mph in bumper to bumper.
I believe there is about a 5 minute delay in the traffic update vs the real time on the department of transportation. At least in the Seattle area. In that 5 min time span, one disable vehicle can wreak havok almost immediately on traffic.