I-70 Licking County Lane Restrictions and Ramp Closure Continues Tuesday, July 1st-Wednesday, July 2nd


Jacksontown, Ohio (Tuesday, July 1, 2014)I-70 westbound in Licking County at the 79 interchange restrictions will continue this evening.


Beginning at 12:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 2nd, the passing lane (left lane) will close until 3:00 a.m. Work will then switch to the driving lane (right lane) and the 79 on ramp will also close until

5:00 a.m.  All lanes and the ramp will reopen at 5:00 a.m., weather permitting.


Ramp traffic detour to State Route 79 to SR 40 to State Route 37 on ramp.

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For additional information, please contact:

Ericka Pfeifer, Public Information Officer at (740) 323-5204,

or email D05.PIO@dot.state.oh.us​