Travel Alert: Rescheduled bridge demolition for Newtown Pike

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)– The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the bridge demolition for the Inner Loop is rescheduled.  Work could not be performed Monday night due to rain.

KYTC says the demolition is rescheduled for Wednesday, October 17 through Thursday, October 18. A left lane closure will be in place at 7 p.m. Wednesday and remain closed until 6 a.m. Thursday.

The inner loop will close at 9 p.m. Wednesday and remain closed until 6 a.m. Thursday.

KYTC wants to remind drivers of the following things:

o   traffic will be routed up over the ramp

o   drivers can travel across or turn to inbound Newtown Pike

o   no traffic will be routed outbound

o   LFUCG Police will be assisting with the maintenance of traffic

o   drivers traveling Interstate 64 and Interstate 75 should utilize the North Broadway Exit

All work is scheduled on a tentative basis and is subject to change depending on weather conditions, emergencies and other factors beyond the control of the Department of Highways.

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