I-75 In Rockcastle County Closures This Week


Interstate 75 in Rockcastle County will be closed beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, Jan. 9 to allow crews to set bridge beams for the KY 1505 bridge reconstruction project. All southbound lanes will be closed to traffic during this time.

The closure will begin at approximately 10 p.m. on Tuesday, and will reopen by 6 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 10. This will consist of all southbound travel lanes, along with the left (inside) northbound lane being closed to traffic.

Motorists traveling on I-75 south will detour via Exit 76 (Berea) onto U.S. 25 and reconnect with I-75 in Mt. Vernon.

In addition, on Thursday, Jan. 11 crews will perform a series of rolling road blocks on all northbound lanes beginning at approximately 10 a.m. EST. These rolling road blocks will last approximately 15 minutes and will occur periodically throughout the day.