Indiana News

Drivers asked to ‘know before you go’ for holiday, Final Four weekend

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Basketball fans traveling to Indianapolis for this weekends games and events are being asked to “know before you go” about road work.

Three of the teams in the Final Four are only about five hours away by car from Indianapolis. Motorists should expect to see more traffic for the holiday weekend and the Final Four.

However, drivers will still see orange construction barrels and barricades in some areas.

  • I-65 is reduced to two lanes in each direction north of Louisville, Ky. for construction of a new Ohio River bridge.
  • I-74 will be reduced to one lane in each direction for resurfacing in Montgomery County between State Road 25 (Exit 25) and U.S. 231 (Exit 34).
  • U.S. 31 is reduced to one lane in each direction for construction north of Indianapolis between SR 38 and SR 32 in Westfield.
  • I-69 is reduced to one lane in each direction on weekdays for bridge rehabilitation at SR 4 (Exit 340) near Ashley.

INDOT’s Hoosier Helpers will be on hand in areas near Indianapolis, Chicago and Louisville.

Drivers can stay up to day on traffic at INDOT’s TrafficeWise webpage. You can also report traffic incidents at 800-261-7623.