Lytle Tunnel construction will close down parts of I-71 this week

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Construction work on Interstate 71's Lytle Tunnel will close down the following routes:

Southbound I-71 at Ohio exit 2 through the tunnel will be shutdown Monday 10 p.m. through 5 a.m. Wednesday.

On Tuesday, all traffic will be diverted onto I-471 and detoured westbound on I-275 to I-71 and I-75. State Route 562 to I-75 will be an alternate route.

Northbound I-71 at the I-75 split at Ohio exit 1 will be closed from 10 p.m. Tuesday until 5 a.m. Wednesday. On Wednesday all traffic will also be diverted.

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