Temporary closure scheduled for I-75 in Rockcastle Co.

SOMERSET, Ky. (WTVQ)- The northbound Interstate 75 on-ramp at exit 62 (Renfro Valley) in Rockcastle County will be temporarily closed during the week starting Monday, April 8, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.

The closure will allow for crews to perform pavement operations, lighting work and install guardrail as part of the I-75 widening project.

The ramp will close Monday evening, April 8, at 7 p.m. and reopen Friday morning, April 12, at 6 a.m.

For five weeks beginning April 14 the ramp will close each Sunday at 7 p.m. and reopen on Friday mornings at 6 a.m.

Motorists will detour via U.S. 25 to KY 461 and reconnect with U.S. 25 to access the on-ramp and Exit 59. Signs will be posted along detour route.

The starting date and duration of work may be adjusted for inclement weather or other unforeseeable delays.

Motorists can access travel and traffic conditions at http://goky.ky.gov or contribute their own reports at www.waze.com or via the Waze mobile application.

Traffic information for the District 8 counties is also available at www.facebook.com/KYTCDistrict8 or by following us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/KYTCDistrict8.

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