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Road work closes I-40E at N.C. 54

Posted December 16, 2009 6:42 p.m. EST
Updated December 17, 2009 7:00 p.m. EST

— The eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 at N.C. Highway 54 (Chapel Hill Road) will be closed from 9 p.m. Thursday until 5 a.m. Friday.

Motorists traveling south on N.C. 54 should use the northbound on-ramp to I-40 East until midnight Thursday.

After midnight, motorists should take Exit 290 from I-40 to N.C. 54, cross over N.C. 54 and proceed back down the on ramp onto I-40 East.

Police officers will be present at the interchanges to direct traffic.

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