More closures scheduled for Sulphur Well Pike/KY 39 bridge project


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ/Press Release) – The Bridging Kentucky Program’s bridge replacement project on Sulphur Well Pike/KY 39 over Hickman Creek is moving forward, resulting in upcoming traffic impacts.

On Tuesday, July 27, from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., travelers will be stopped at varied intervals to give crews ample space and time to setup the cranes as well as unloading and setting beams. Flaggers will be present to help assist traffic.

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Drivers are urged to use the marked detour.

The following day, Wednesday, July 28, from 9:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., the road will be closed at milepoint 3.714.

Depending on how the work advances, the road could reopen between 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. The road could also be closed again at 6:30 p.m. until the work is completed

Message boards and barricades will be in place marking two detours.

  • KY 39 to KY 3374 to US 27 to KY 1268 to KY 39
  • KY 39 to KY 1268 to US 27 to KY 3374 to KY 39

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