The N.C. Department of
will close the
U.S. 52 South ramp to U.S. 421 North/Business 40 West in Winston-Salem, starting
Sunday, March 17, at 9 p.m. for concrete repairs. The ramp will reopen to
traffic by 5 a.m. on Monday, March 18.
To avoid the closure, motorists should take the following
detour route: Follow U.S. 52 South to Exit 109A to access U.S. 421
South/Business 40 East. Then, exit immediately onto Exit 6B to access U.S. 52
North. Next, exit immediately onto Exit 109B and return to U.S. 421
North/Business 40 West.
NCDOT encourages motorists traveling around the work zone
to go slow, pay attention to construction-related signs and allow extra time to
reach their destinations safely.
For real-time travel information at any time, call 511,
or follow NCDOT on Twitter at www.ncdot.gov/travel/twitter
. Another option is NCDOT Mobile, a phone-friendly
version of the NCDOT website. To access it, type "m.ncdot.gov" into the browser
of your smartphone. Then, bookmark it to save for future reference. NCDOT Mobile
is compatible with the iPhone, Android and some newer Blackberry