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US 20 ramp to be closed until September

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The exit ramp for eastbound US 20 bypass traffic to South Michigan street will be closed starting today.

INDOT says that crews will be working on the new Jackson Road Bridge until early September.

Traffic will be detoured around that closure using the other ramps.

First, drivers will exit to Michigan Street (northbound), then they will enter the U.S. 20 bypass westbound, then exit the U.S. 20 bypass to southbound US 31 (Michigan Street).

Matt Deitchley with INDOT says, "We understand it's frustrating for folks as they're traveling through this area- people use that ramp every single day. But for the next month and a half, it's for your safety that we're doing this. Just bear with us and we'll get it done as soon as possible"

INDOT wants to remind drivers to slow down and be cautious to ensure their worker's safety there.

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