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State Route 373 closing for culvert replacement

ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP —State Route 373 in Lawrence County will be closed for two days next week in conjunction with a maintenance project by crews from the Ohio Department of Transportation District 9.

On Monday and Tuesday, April 5 and 6, crews from ODOT’s Lawrence County Highway Maintenance Facility will replace four deteriorated culverts between the routes 1.5 and 3.0-mile markers, or Township Road 140W (Texas Hollow Road) and Dean Forest Road.

The closure will go into effect at approximately 8 a.m. Monday and continue through the end of the business day Tuesday, or approximately 4 p.m. While the route is closed, motorists will be detoured by way of State Route 93.

For information on additional lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents, flooding or other related traffic events throughout the state, visit Buckeye Traffic on ODOT’s web site at www.buckeyetraffic.org