TRAFFIC ALERT: I-40 Rolling Roadblock

Knoxville (WVLT) - Be prepared for slow moving traffic on Wednesday on I-40.

The Tennessee Department of Transportation is planning a brief rolling roadblock in both directions of I-40, at 1:00 p.m., at the Watt Road Exit for blasting.

They say there may be sudden stops and slowed traffic in the area.

In addition, beginning at midnight Wednesday night through Monday, November 5, traffic will be down to one lane on State Route 168/John Sevier Highway at the railroad crossing near National Drive/Forks of the River Industrial Park.

Crews will be installing new traffic crossings.


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