TDOT Lane Closures on I-40 East April 1-4

Communications Director

Kristin Farley
(865) 215-2589

400 Main St., Room 691
Knoxville, TN 37902

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TDOT Lane Closures on I-40 East April 1-4

Posted: 03/31/2016
Motorists traveling in Knox County should be aware of lane closures taking place on I-40 East throughout the weekend.

In order to allow for bridge deck repairs on the I-40 East bridge over Hollywood Drive, there will be a lane reduction starting at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 1st through Monday, April 4th at 6 a.m.

Traffic will be reduced from 5 lanes to 2 lanes just east of the 2nd Papermill Drive ramp (Mile Marker 383).  

All lanes will reopen west of the Hollywood Drive bridge before the I-640 Interchange (Mile Marker 385).

Motorists are advised to use caution in this area as workers will be present.

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