TDOT: Rolling roadblock on I-26 East in Carter, Unicoi Co. to be rescheduled for later in week due to weather


CARTER COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL) – The Tennessee Department of Transportation has announced that a rolling roadblock has been rescheduled to take place on Interstate 26 East later in the week.

According to a release from TDOT, the roadblock will be rescheduled due to rain in the forecast.

The roadblock was originally set to take place on Monday, May 3 at 11 p.m. It was then rescheduled to Tuesday morning before weather pushed it back again.

“Traffic will be slowed to 15 mph to allow crews to switch traffic control devices at the worksite on the I-26 bridges over Pinnacle Road near Exit 34 (Tinker Road) in Unicoi County,” the release reads.

Drivers are asked to be extremely cautious in the area during work. A new scheduled time will be announced later.

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