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TXDOT Begins Highway 176 Road Project

Texas Department of Transportation crews have started working on a project that spans from just outside of Big Spring to the Martin County Line.

The work is being done on State Highway 176 from the Martin County Line to about one mile east of FM 2599 near Big Spring.

The five mile project will include a bridge rail upgrade and new pavement overlay.

Drivers of wide load vehicles are urged to find another route because there will be an eight foot width restriction.

Motorists can also expect various lane closures while the work is being done.

The project is expected to be completed by this fall.

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