Intermittent Lane Closures On I-65 Friday In Clark County

(CLARK COUNTY) — Intermittent lane closures on I-65 are scheduled to begin Friday, June 28, for beam setting at the Biggs Road bridge near Memphis in Clark County (MM 17). 

All lane closures will take place between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. on the following dates:

  • Friday, June 28, 2019
  • Monday, July 1 , 2019  
  • Tuesday, July 2 , 2019
  • Monday, July 8 – Friday, July 12, 2019

Lane closures will occur in 20-minute intervals during beam setting operations over I-65. Full closures of each direction are possible. Both north and southbound lanes will be affected.

Motorists should expect delays when traveling through the area during nighttime hours. A 60 mph speed restriction remains in place from exit 19 (S.R. 160) to exit 15 (Memphis/Blue Lick Road) on I-65.

The official state detour for the closures is U.S. 31 to Memphis-Blue Lick Road.

Periodic lane restrictions and closures are expected until the bridge replacement project is complete in early August. All work is weather dependent.