FROM NCDOT: I-140 Bridge Inspections Switch to Eastbound Lanes Next Week


One travel lane to be open at all times

WILMINGTON – Drivers traveling east on Interstate 140 near U.S. 421/U.S. 17 should expect to encounter temporary lane closures, starting Monday, April 16.

The closures are needed to allow N.C. Department of Transportation crews to safely perform a scheduled bridge inspection as required by the Federal Highway Administration. This week’s inspections have been on I-140 westbound.

The lane closures are scheduled to take place between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily through Friday, April 20. Motorists may encounter delays through the inspection site.

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