Motorists who travel south of Wausau may encounter road delays as the Wisconsin Department of Transportation conducts a scheduled nighttime closure this week.
According to a news release, crews are planning a nighttime closure of the southbound lanes of I-39 in Rothschild on Tuesday, May 21 from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. Wednesday, May 22.
During the closure I-39 southbound traffic will be detoured via WIS 29 and Business 51.
The northbound lanes of I-39 will be closed on Wednesday, May 22 from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. Thursday, May 23. During the closure I-39 northbound traffic will be detoured via WIS 29 and Business 51.
Drivers are advised to plan ahead and allow more travel time to avoid delays.
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