Rolling Roadblock on Interstate 40 in Statesville Thursday Morning for Utility Work
Part of I-40/77 interchange improvement project between mile markers 151-154
RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation will conduct a rolling roadblock on Interstate 40 in both directions between mile markers 151-154 for 90 minutes early Thursday morning, Feb. 21, weather permitting, as part of the I-40/77 interchange improvement project.
The rolling roadblock is necessary for crews with Zachry Construction to pull a power line across both sides of the interstate east of Statesville. The work is scheduled to begin at 4 a.m. and be completed by 5:30 a.m.
NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit. Follow the project on Twitter (#DOTStatesville) on NCDOT’s Eastern Mountain feed.