Lexington, NC Traffic and Road Conditions
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Lexington Traffic Alerts
Lane Closed on SR-3346 In Lexington
Contract forces will be utilizing night time lane closures to mill, resurface, and patch various areas of Main St. from Grimes Blvd to US 64. Motorists are advised to use caution while traveling in this area and allow additional travel time to reach their destination.
Start: August 22, 2016, 11:00 pm / End:August 31, 2016, 11:00 am / Updated: August 18, 2016, 8:35 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2094 Near Thomasville
Bridge Maintenance has closed SR 2094 Lee Road due to the cross line pipe being washed out from a recent rain event. Maintenance forces are in the process of replacing the damaged pipe
DETOUR: Kennedy Rd (SR 2066) to Ben Lee Rd (SR 2093) to NC 109
Start: August 1, 2016, 5:00 pm / End:August 31, 2016, 9:00 pm / Updated: August 2, 2016, 2:04 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1888 In Lexington
Due to construction, a section of Piedmont Drive (located between the State Employees Credit Union and 8th Street) will be closed for approximately 90 days. Crews will work to construct and new alignment for Piedmont Drive and then reopen it to the public.Motorists wishing to travel around the closed section of Piedmont Drive, should follow the signed detour route of Greensboro Street Extension to 9th Street Extension to 9th Street. For more information of project location and detour route, click the following link: Piedmont Drive 90 Day Closure with Detour
DETOUR: Detour information listed above.
Start: July 11, 2016, 12:00 pm / End:October 9, 2016, 11:00 pm / Updated: June 30, 2016, 4:16 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1798 North of Thomasville
Old Greensboro Road is closed at Shelton Rd for the replacement of a failed storm water drainage pipe.
DETOUR: Friendship-Ledford Road to George Murphy Road to Old Thomasville Road to Midway School Road
Start: August 29, 2016, 12:00 pm / End:September 1, 2016, 9:00 pm / Updated: August 25, 2016, 12:52 pm
Congestion on SR-1508
Congestion due to road widening, grading, drainage work and paving.
Start: April 25, 2016, 1:00 pm / End:September 30, 2016, 8:00 pm / Updated: April 28, 2016, 3:32 pm
Road Closed on SR-1493 In Lexington
The road is closed near Centenary Church Road due to water main break. Damage to the road must be assessed before repairs can be completed.
DETOUR: Motorists traveling North on Frye Bridge Road must turn left onto Centenary Church Road. Follow Centenary Road to Hampton Road and turn right. Follow Hampton Road to re-access Frye Bridge Road.
Start: August 12, 2016, 9:42 pm / End:August 26, 2016, 9:30 pm / Updated: August 16, 2016, 5:36 pm
Congestion on NC-8 In Lexington
Construction of a new bridge and interchange on NC 8/Old US 52 over I-85 Business in Lexington. NC 8 to remain open during construction. Stay alert for periodic lane closures between 9am and 4pm, and congestion in the work zone.On August 10, 2016, a portion of Service Road (between Fair Street and Rochelle Drive) will be permanently closed. This portion of Service Road will be removed for the construction of a new sound wall. The following link illustrates the location of the closure: Service Road Closure Link
Start: April 11, 2016, 12:00 pm / End:May 1, 2019, 9:00 pm / Updated: July 29, 2016, 1:17 pm
Congestion on I-85 In Lexington
Construction of a new bridge and interchange on NC 8/Old US 52 over I-85 Business in Lexington. NC 8 to remain open during construction. The outside lane of northbound I-85 Business near Hwy 8 (Old US 52) is closed for bridge construction. Stay alert for other periodic lane closures and congestion in the work zone.
Start: April 11, 2016, 12:00 pm / End:May 1, 2019, 9:00 pm / Updated: July 29, 2016, 11:28 am
Lanes Closed on I-85 North of Lexington
The contractor will have nightly lanes closures on I-85 to perform work for placing an open-graded friction course surface overlay on I-85. Work will involve ramp milling and paving as well as mainline milling, patching, pavement marking work and resurfacing. Lane closures will be located in Northbound or Southbound lanes and ramps of I-85 between mile-marker 97 and mile-marker 93 in Davidson County
Start: July 11, 2016, 11:00 pm / End:August 31, 2016, 10:00 am / Updated: August 12, 2016, 10:41 pm
NCDOT on Twitter
Tommorrow is moving day for the Currituck Ferry Terminal! No change in schedule, but new address and phone number: https://t.co/sfu4x174c1
@celi667 It's ok, it happens. Turn that frown upside down ☹️🙃🙂, they're just trying to make things better.
@celi667 Just FYI, this is a @ToHollySprings project, not NCDOT. Here is some additional info: https://t.co/CxRg5lA8X4
Grant helps NC meet goals in Gov. McCrory’s 25-Year Vision for transportation in NC for improving passenger rail https://t.co/1uRlFIXJ70
@00Mroe11 Crews should be coming back through to pick that up.