TRAFFIC ALERT: Loop 323 extension closed for repairs

TYLER, Texas (KETK) – The Texas Department of Transportation announced on Saturday that the Loop 323 extension in Tyler is closed until further notice.

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The closure is needed so contractors can safely make repairs in the area for however long they need to. TxDOT said the closure is open-ended and that they will notify the public when the road is reopened.

Photo courtesy of TxDOT.
Photo courtesy of TxDOT.

TxDOT also said that through traffic for businesses on the extension will be allowed through.

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