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Lane closures planned this week on I-985 at Exit 14
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The bridge over interstate 985 at exit 14 is being redone because of failed strength tests. - photo by Austin Steele

Single-lane closures are planned beginning Tuesday, Dec. 3, along Interstate 985 this week for work on the Exit 14 overpass.

Closures are set for set for 7 p.m. Tuesday to 5:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, on I-985 southbound between Mundy Mill Road and Exit 14, according to the Georgia Department of Transportation.

Also, closures are scheduled for 8 p.m. Wednesday to 6:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, on Interstate 985 northbound between Spout Springs Road and Exit 14.

Crews plan to remove wooden scaffolding from the overpass, according to the DOT.

Completion of the bridge means that motorists will be able to finally drive the full $34 million interchange, which will connect Martin Road at Falcons Parkway on the east side of I-985 to H.F. Reed at Thurmon Tanner Parkway on the west side.

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