CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – The West Virginia Division of Highways has announced a lane closure on Route 50 in Harrison County that will affect traffic for nearly three months.
The Division of Highways has advised drivers that there will be a traffic delay and lane closure on the Second Street Ramp on Route 50 eastbound and southbound. The traffic delay and lane closure will begin on Monday, July 29 at 7 a.m. and continue until Friday, October 25 and 7 a.m.
The purpose for this traffic delay and lane closure is to clean and paint the bridge at the Second Street Ramp. The alternate routes will be the Joyce Street Exit and the Chestnut Street Exit.
The Division of Highways is advising drivers to use caution and expect delays. Drivers are advised to plan ahead and and allow additional time for their commute. Inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances could cause this project schedule to change.