Highway dept. to close U.S. 64 for one night

Highway dept. to close U.S. 64 for one night

CROSS COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department will close U.S. Highway 64 between Wynne and Parkin for one night.

The road will be closed between 11 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, and 5 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31 so workers can repair the drainage system.

Eastbound traffic will need to take State Highway 163 north to Birdeye, State Highway 42 east to Coldwater and then State Highway 75 south to U.S. Highway 64.

Westbound traffic will need to go north on State Highway 75 north to Coldwater, west on State Highway 42 to Birdeye and then south on State Highway 163 to U.S. Highway 64.

The AHTD urges drivers to exercise caution when approaching and traveling through work zones.

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