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U.S. Route 45 road construction continues

  • Road construction workers operate equipment Thursday evening along U.S. Route 45 between Eldorado and Muddy.

    Road construction workers operate equipment Thursday evening along U.S. Route 45 between Eldorado and Muddy.
    Sara DeNeal photo

  • Two road construction workers mark the pavement on the left shoulder of US 45 Thursday evening.

    Two road construction workers mark the pavement on the left shoulder of US 45 Thursday evening.
    SARA DENEAL PHOTO

  • A flagger holds a sign during road construction Thursday evening along US 45 between Eldorado and Muddy.

    A flagger holds a sign during road construction Thursday evening along US 45 between Eldorado and Muddy.
    SARA DENEAL PHOTO

 
updated: 6/30/2020 9:09 AM

SALINE COUNTY -- Drivers are urged to be cautious traveling between Harrisburg and Eldorado due to ongoing road construction.

Work began June 22 on the project.

Contractor E.T. Simonds Construction Co., who is doing the road work, asks drivers to keep an eye out for crews working between Muddy and Eldorado.

Drivers should watch for lane closures and flaggers and use caution in work zones.