I-59/20 Bridge Project Update
October 1, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Emergency Lane Closures on I-59/20 NB at MP 124.7, in Jefferson County
(CBD) Central Business District Project
BIRMINGHAM– The Alabama Department of Transportation announced that all lanes in each direction on I-59/20 NB are closed due to an overturned vehicle containing hazardous materials.
Motorists are asked to use the following detour routes:
- I-59/20 northbound traffic should detour onto I-459 northbound.
- I-59/20 southbound traffic should detour onto I-65 northbound or I-65 southbound.
The lanes will be closed until further notice, possibly until the end of Friday, October 2nd.