SPARTA, KY (FOX19) - The Kentucky State Police will provide traffic updates for all the NASCAR fans heading to the Kentucky Speedway for the XFINITY and Sprint Cup race series this weekend.
KSP encourages fans to download the KSP mobile app which is free in both the Apple and Google Play stores.
They will also being using Twitter and roadside message boards to provide consistent traffic and parking updates. ADA parking will be able to use both Exit 55 and Exit 57 to reach the designated parking areas.
The Kentucky State Police are advising all normal traffic, commercial vehicles anyone NOT going to the Speedway to avoid the Gallatin County area, specifically Interstate 71 this weekend.
THE DETOURS AROUND 71:
- Cincinnati to Louisville take southbound I75, to exit 118, merge onto I-64 West, to Louisville.
- Louisville to Cincinnati, use I-64 to Lexington, exit 75, merge north onto I-75 North, to Cincinnati.
Fans can find the KSP mobile app by searching 'KSPOLICE' in their app store and follow along on twitter @KYStatePolice.