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Les Dixon
Information Officer
District 11 - Name
606-598-2145 – Office

A portion of I-75 northbound will be reduced to one lane in Whitley County beginning Tuesday, May 21

MANCHESTER, Ky. (May 20, 2019) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 11 Office advises motorists that Interstate 75 northbound at milepoints 19.5-19.8 in Whitley County will be reduced to one lane beginning Tuesday, May 21, and is expected to conclude Thursday, May 23.

KYTC District 11 crews will close the right (slow) lane and right shoulder of this section to perform maintenance operations. The closures will be in effect from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. each day.

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet asks motorists to be aware of the work zone, expected delays and to utilize safe driving habits when traveling through the area.

The date and time could be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur. Motorists can access travel and traffic conditions at or contribute their own reports at or via the Waze mobile application. You can also get traffic information for District 11 counties at or by following us on Twitter at

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