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

A portion of I-75 northbound and southbound will be reduced to one lane in Laurel County beginning this evening

MANCHESTER, Ky. (May 29, 2019) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 11 Office advises motorists that a portion of Interstate 75 northbound and southbound at milepoints 48.0-50.2 in Laurel County will be reduced to one lane beginning this evening, and is expected to conclude Friday, May 31.

The lane closures are necessary for contractors to perform crack-sealing operations. The closures will be in effect from 7 p.m. to 7 a.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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