TDOT issues Special Traffic Alert for SR 126


KNOXVILLE ‚¬ Over the next few weeks, drivers should be aware of lane closures on State Route 126 in Sullivan County.

Starting on Monday, December 1st, one lane will be closed in both directions between Industry Drive and Lincoln Street on State Route 126.‚  Lanes are expected to re-open on December 23rd.

Motorists should expect potential delays and use extreme caution while traveling through this area, as workers will be present and construction equipment will be entering and exiting the project site.

This work schedule is contingent on favorable weather conditions and may require adjustments in the event of inclement weather.

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