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MDOT announces closures for July 4th weekend

If you're planning to hit the road for the July 4 holiday weekend, check out the list of road closures issued by the Mississippi Department of Transportation. If you're planning to hit the road for the July 4 holiday weekend, check out the list of road closures issued by the Mississippi Department of Transportation.
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

If you're planning to hit the road for the July 4 holiday weekend, check out the list of road closures issued by the Mississippi Department of Transportation.

MDOT Public Information Officer Kenny Foote says the following roadways will be closed July 4 - 7.

District 1

• U.S. Highway 78 in New Albany; the east and westbound median lanes between State Route 30 and State Route 15

• U.S. Highway 45 in Tupelo; the north and southbound median lanes between Main Street and Eason Boulevard

District 5

• Interstate 20 in Scott County; the westbound lane at Exit 96

• Interstate 20 in Scott County; reduced to one lane, east and westbound, from Strong River Bridges to the Rankin County line

• Interstate 20 at Lost Gap Exit; reduced to one lane, east and westbound, through the construction site

District 6

• U.S. Highway 98 in Forrest County; eastbound lane from Interstate 59 to U.S. Highway 49

• J-Turn project in Jones County; reduced to one lane, east and westbound through the construction site

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