|Published:||Feb 22, 2011 10:20 AM EST|
|Updated:||Feb 22, 2011 7:20 AM EST|
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.-- A southbound lane along I-75 in Charlotte County will be closed beginning Tuesday night to clean up an oil spill.
Crews will begin excavation of the contaminated earth on the side of I-75 due to an accident at mile marker 169 that caused oil to spill.
Motorists should expect a southbound right lane closure from Kings Highway (mile marker 170) to the southbound on-ramp to the Rampart Boulevard overpass from 8 p.m. on Tuesday, February 22 to 6 a.m., Wednesday, February 23.
During daytime hours on Thursday, February 24, motorists should expect a southbound right shoulder closure for completion of the restoration.
Drivers should expect delays and slow moving traffic.
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