Lane closure set in Newell

NEWELL — The West Virginia Division of Highways advises that Sunday through Aug. 31, state Route 2 will be reduced to one lane in Newell, from milepost 17 to milepost 19, (from the Holiday Inn Express to the Newel Bridge).

This lane closure will occur from 6 p.m. until 6:30 a.m. while Kelly Paving performs rotomilling and paving. Two-way traffic will be maintained in one lane by flaggers.

Motorists are advised to reduce speed and expect delays. Inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances could change the project schedule.