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Kern Road to close for new U.S. 31 project

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A section of Kern Road will close Monday to allow crews to construct an interchange for the new U.S. 31.

INDOT says the road will be closed between the current 31 and Locust Road. The closure is expected to run through Wednesday, September 4.

Kern Road will be open between Friday, August 30 through Monday, September 2 for the Labor Day weekend.

During the closure, INDOT says westbound north on U.S. 31, west on Ireland Road, south on Locust Road, and back to Kern Road. Eastbound traffic will be detoured on Locust Road, east on Ireland Road, south on U.S. 31, and back to Kern Road.

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