Section of U.S. 62 in Grayson County closing Wednesday

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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has issued a traffic advisory for U.S. 62 between Clarkson and Big Clifty starting at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17.
As part of an ongoing safety improvement project  between Clarkson and Big Clifty, a new alignment of U.S. 62  is under construction between Big Clifty Creek Bridge and Tulley Road.  According to KYTC, that section of the road will close Wednesday morning, and is expected to remain closed through Friday afternoon.Provisions are in place to allow emergency vehicles and bus traffic through the work zone, but all other traffic will be detoured via KY 720, KY 920 and KY 2191.
Motorists are asked to pay attention to detour signs and while in the work zone, and to reduce their speed in those areas.