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

KY 2007 bridge (Wallins) in Harlan County will be closed on Wednesday, July 17

MANCHESTER, Ky. (July 9, 2019) The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that a bridge on KY 2007 at milepoint 3.2 (Wallins) in Harlan County will be closed Wednesday, July 17 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The closure is necessary to allow contractors to perform load-testing operations. Motorists will need to seek an alternate route during the closure.

KYTC asks motorists to be aware of the work zone, expect delays and to utilize safe driving habits when traveling through the area.

The date, time, and duration of work may 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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