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MassDOT performing emergency bridge deck repairs on Route 24 ramp in Fall River due to deteriorated concrete



FALL RIVER – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is announcing it will be performing emergency bridge deck repairs on the ramp from Route 24 northbound to I-195 westbound over I-195 in Fall River this afternoon, Tuesday, November 30. There is no estimated completion time currently. A large area of deteriorated concrete was identified from routine roadway inspections and the repair plan was implemented immediately.

One lane of travel will remain open on the bridge during repair work, while the repairs are made to the left side of the Route 24 northbound ramp.

The breakdown and right travel lanes on I-195 eastbound will also be temporarily closed for the safety of motorists while work is performed on the ramp above. A minimum of two travel lanes will remain open at all times on I-195 eastbound.

Appropriate signage, law enforcement details, and messaging will be in place to guide drivers through the work area.

Drivers who are traveling through the affected areas should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution.

All scheduled work is weather dependent and subject to change without notice.

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