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Construction scheduled this weekend for I-65 north

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – If you are heading into Louisville from Elizabethtown this weekend you can expect to encounter traffic delays due to construction on Interstate 65 north.

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says crews northbound traffic will be reduced to two lanes starting at the 105 mile marker in Bullitt County from midnight, Friday, April 11 until 5 a.m. Monday, April 14.

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Chris Jessie, public information officer for KYTC District 4 in Elizabethtown, said the delays are not expected be as severe as in the past when two lanes were closed. Jessie said motorists should consider using US 31W (Dixie Highway) or US 31E (Bardstown Road) as an alternate route to Louisville if traffic volumes are heavy.

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