Overnight closures for I-71 planned during Lytle Tunnel inspections
CINCINNATI (WXIX) - A section of I-71 will close overnight several times this week for crews to inspect the Lytle Tunnel.
From 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Wednesday and Thursday, northbound I-71 will be closed at I-71/75 split, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation.
Traffic will be detoured via I-75 and SR-562/Norwood Lateral during the northbound closures.
Then on Friday and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m., southbound I-71 will be closed at exit two and through the tunnel.
Traffic will be detoured by way of I-471 and I-275 West to I-71/I-75 or via the Norwood Lateral and I-75 south, per ODOT.
Ramp closures to I-71 north and south will be in effect while the tunnel is closed in either direction.
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