Expect delays on I-65 South near Colony exit this weekend, April 20-23


CULLMAN – The outside southbound lane of Interstate 65 at Exit 291 (Colony) will be closed this weekend. According to the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT), the closure is for the repair of the bridge over Alabama Highway 91.

Said a media release from ALDOT, “Weather-permitting, the closure will begin at 6 p.m. Friday, April 20. ALDOT anticipates the lane reopening by 6 a.m. Monday, April 23.”

The inside southbound lane will remain open, but motorists should expect delays if traveling I-65 south through Cullman County during this time. ALDOT advises motorists to plan ahead and consider using alternate routes, such as Alabama Highway 157 southbound from Exit 310 to U.S. Highway 31 southbound to I-65 southbound.

Check www.ALGOtraffic.com for updates.

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