MassDOT issues advisory for bridge replacement


TAUNTON, Mass. (WLNE)- Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced overnight hour bridge replacement operations that coincide with work along Route 24 at the interchange of Route 140 in Taunton.

The construction will take place overnight from Sunday December 12 through Thursday December 16.

They shared planned detours:

Route 140 northbound:

  • Take exit 20A to Route 24 northbound.
  • Follow to exit 20B (Route 44 westbound).
  • Take the on-ramp to Route 24 southbound.
  • Take exit 20B to Route 140 northbound.

Route 140 southbound:

  • Take the on-ramp to Route 24 southbound.
  • Follow to exit 16 (Padelford Street).
  • Take a left onto Padelford Street.
  • Take the on-ramp to Route 24 northbound.
  • Take exit 17A to Route 140 southbound.

Drivers should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution.

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