INDOT has announced the closure of U.S. 6 between U.S. 31 and Lilac Road beginning June 3 to ensure driver safety while crews work on the U.S. 31/U.S. 6 interchange as part of the new U.S. 31 project. The road closure is expected to last through early September 2013.
A detour will take eastbound traffic south on U.S. 31, east on U.S. 30, north on S.R. 331, and back to U.S. 6. Westbound traffic will travel south on S.R. 331, west on U.S. 30, north on U.S. 31, and back to U.S. 6.
INDOT reminds drivers to be cautious and aware in order to prevent injuring workers while driving through a construction zone. For the latest information on road closures and other news from INDOT, visit their Facebook or Twitter. You can also find traffic restriction information at www.trafficwise.IN.gov, or contact the LaPorte District toll-free at 1-855-GO-INDOT.