I-40 down to one lane in Fayette County - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

I-40 down to one lane in Fayette County

SOMERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee Department of Transportation crews will close all but two lanes of Interstate 40 in Somerville to repair a Tennessee 59 bridge deck.

Traffic in Fayette County will be reduced to one lane in each direction between mile markers 34 and 36 from 7 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday, according to a statement.

The Tennessee 59 overpass also will be reduced to one lane with a temporary signal at the same time.

TDOT advises drivers to use U.S. 70, U.S. 64 and other alternate routes.

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