Traffic Shift on I-24 Due to Bridge Work

I-24 traffic in Coffee County will shift nightly for bridge replacement work from June 19 to June 28, 2024.

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Drivers traveling on I-24 in Coffee County should be aware of upcoming road construction activities that will impact traffic. As part of a bridge replacement project on I-24 at SR 2 in Coffee County, Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) contract crews will shift interstate traffic nightly from 7:00 pm to 6:00 am local time. This work will begin on Wednesday evening, June 19, 2024, and continue through Friday evening, June 28, 2024.

During these times, traffic on I-24 will be redirected at mile marker 105 in both directions to the Exit 105 ramps. Additionally, US 41 (SR 2) at log mile 8.2 will be closed in both directions.

Drivers are encouraged to use caution as they navigate the traffic shift. Signage will be posted to guide drivers through the work zone. This work is weather-permitting, and in case of inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances, it will be rescheduled to a later date.

For the latest construction activity and live-streaming SmartWay traffic cameras, visit Travelers can also dial 511 from any landline or cellular phone for statewide travel information.

Drivers are reminded to use all motorist information tools wisely and to check travel conditions before leaving for their destination. It is advised never to tweet, text, or talk on a cell phone while driving.

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