Lexington, NC Traffic and Road Conditions
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Lexington Traffic Alerts
Ramp Closed on US-52 Near Lexington
Southbound entrance ramp to Business 85 from Old Salisbury Road will be closed with detour for median widening/overlay operations and bridge work over Swearing Creek.
DETOUR: Head west on Salisbury Rd toward State Rd 1278. Go 0.9 miles then continue onto Old Salisbury Rd go 0.1 miles next Turn left onto Old Hargrave Rd go 0.3 miles next Slight left onto Green Needles Rd go 0.3 miles next Turn right onto the I-85 BUS S/US-29 S/US-70 W/US-52 S ramp to Salisbury go 0.2 miles Detour is a total of 1.8 miles
Start: September 29, 2014, 2:00 pm / End:November 30, 2015, 10:00 pm / Updated: February 11, 2015, 7:58 pm
Lanes Closed on US-52 South of Lexington
Contractors will be working on shoulder reconstruction, pavement repairs, resurfacing and replacement of bridges over Swearing Creek between mile markers 83 and 87.
Start: September 1, 2014, 12:00 pm / End:December 16, 2015, 1:00 am / Updated: March 16, 2015, 8:31 pm
Road Closed on SR-2020 South of Thomasville
Due to railroad construction, Lower Lake Road will permanently dead end from both directions at the railroad tracks.
DETOUR: Motorists wishing to cross the railroad tracks should use Upper Lake Road or Turner Road as an alternate route.
Start: March 10, 2015, 12:00 pm / End:December 31, 2015, 6:00 pm / Updated: March 5, 2015, 10:19 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1836 South of Welcome
Bethesda Road is closed between Old 52 and Brewer Road for the replacement of two storm water drainage pipes.
DETOUR: Holiday Drive to Brewer Rd back to Bethesda Rd
Start: July 27, 2015, 12:00 pm / End:August 7, 2015, 7:00 am / Updated: July 31, 2015, 11:28 am
Lane Closed on SR-1493 North of Lexington
On Monday, March 6, 2015, Dane Construction will begin construction of new bridge over Muddy creek on Frye Bridge Rd. Traffic will be maintained on existing bridge until new bridge completed. Expect periodic lane and shoulder closures throughout the life of project. This work is expected to be completed June 16, 2016.
Start: April 6, 2015, 4:14 pm / End:June 15, 2016, 11:00 pm / Updated: April 6, 2015, 4:28 pm
NCDOT on Twitter
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Installation of roundabout in Durham has been delayed. http://t.co/huzh4NwMWe
Reminder: Blasting scheduled Tues 8/4, sunrise-10am on I-40 in Haywood Co. 30min rolling roadblock when it is time to detonate.
Garner DL office to close 8/10-8/11 for renos. Reopen 8/12. Services avail thru DMV mobile unit and other offices http://t.co/4vsRS0M2H4