Closure will be April 18-21
The closure will take place beginning at 7 p.m. on April 18 and lasting until 5 a.m. on April 21. The westbound lanes of Route 50 (Northwestern Pike) in the Gore area of
The closure is due to railroad work being performed by the
The detour for the Route 50 westbound closure from April 18 -21 is as follows:
For passenger vehicles:
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