Bridge work to cause I-75 lane closure

Road Construction Ahead

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)Repairing joints on a bridge on I-75 in Fayette County will cause some traffic delays from Friday night into next week.

According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, work on Interstate 75 southbound at mile marker 111 near the I-64 junction will have two lanes opened and one closed to allow concrete to cure.

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The work is to repair bridge joints.

According to the state, the impact on motorists will be:

— Friday, June 5, through Sunday, June 7 – 24 hours per day.

— Monday, June 8 through Friday, June 12 – work will be in effect between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily

  • traffic will be shifted to the shoulder at milepoint 111.000

o   two lanes will remain open for motorists

o   repairs will be made for half of the bridge at a time

The state reminds drivers all work, and closures are scheduled on a tentative basis, and subject to change depending on weather, emergencies, and other factors.