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TRAFFIC ADVISORY – Road Closure on KY 814/Cross Street and Walnut Street 

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky.  (03/21/2015) – CSX Railroad plans to close KY 813/Cross Street and Walnut Street in Mortons Gap/Hopkins County starting Monday, March 23, 2015.

This closure on KY 813/Cross Street at mile point 12.131 in Mortons Gap is for rail crossing upgrades. This is along KY 813 near the US 41 Intersection in Mortons Gap and includes a closure of West Walnut Street about a block north.

CSX plans to close the roadway promptly at 8:30 a.m., CDT, Monday. The roadway is expected to reopen to traffic sometime Wednesday evening, weather permitting.

There will be no marked detour. However, motorists may self-detour via South Main Street to make the connection between US 41 and KY 813 at Mortons Gap.

Timely traffic advisories for the 11 counties of KYTC Highway District 2 are available by going to www.facebook.com/kytcdistrict2. You do not have to be a Facebook member to access this page.

Information provided by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
Posted by J.L. Graham
KenCo News