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Construction projects will lead to delays for travelers

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Road work along the West Virginia turnpike will lead to lane closures and delays.

The work will happen during the week of April 15-18.

Major paving and construction work will happen at night between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m.

According to a news release, there will be no paving or lane closures during the summer on Fridays, Saturdays or Sundays, except in rare or unforeseen instances.

Here's a look at where the work will happen.

Kanawha County:


  • Mahan to Sharon - Milepost 66 to 75, Northbound
  • Near Marmet - Milepost 89-90 North and Southbound


 Fayette County:


  • Between Mossy and Mahan - Milepost 61 Northbound and Milepost 63 Southbound


Raleigh County:


  • I-64/77 Interchange to Beckley - Milepost 39 to 43.5 Northbound
  • I-64/77 Interchange to Ghent - Milepost 35 to 30 Southbound
  • Near North Beckley, Rt. 19 - Milepost 47.5 Northbound


Entire Turnpike


  • Line Painting along the entire Turnpike -- Watch for lane closures!