Skip to Site Navigation | Skip to Content

Westbound lanes of I-44 at 161st East Avenue remain closed

Westbound lanes of I-44 at 161st East Avenue remain closed

Posted: Feb 22, 2010 3:14 PM
Updated: Feb 23, 2010 11:29 AM

By Jeffrey Smith, The News On 6

CATOOSA, OK -- The westbound lanes of I-44 at 161st East Avenue were supposed to reopen Tuesday morning after being shut down for repairs late Monday and early Tuesday morning.

But the Oklahoma Department of Transportation says all lanes of westbound I-44 at the 161st East Avenue junction will remain closed until further notice.

Traffic continues to be detoured onto the access ramps at this location.

ODOT says Tuesday morning's cold temperatures are affecting the setting of the newly-poured concrete, and once it is determined that the deck can safely accommodate traffic, the left lane of westbound I-44 will be open as originally planned.

The right lane will remain closed... FULL ARTICLE

 

No comments (Add your own)

Add a New Comment


code
 

Comment Guidelines: No HTML is allowed. Off-topic or inappropriate comments will be edited or deleted. Thanks.