Interstate Slowdowns Begin Tonight in Knoxville

By: Brian Gregory Email
By: Brian Gregory Email

Knoxville (WVLT) There are two insterstate slowdowns you'll want to avoid in Knoxville Wednesday night into Thursday morning.

Starting tonight at 7:00 pm, drivers should be extra cautious around Interstate 40 from Hall of Fame Drive to I-275.

Construction crews will be shifting traffic and closing a lane westbound in this area.

Traffic traveling on I-40 West may use I-640 to avoid the construction, which will last until 6:00 am tomorrow.

You should also watch out for a lane closure on I-275 at Oldham Avenue between 8 PM and 12 midnight.

Crews will be doing paving work.

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