NewsWest 9 Traffic Alert: TXDOT asking drivers to slow down on Highway 191

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We have a traffic alert for you as you get ready for your work week.

The Texas Department of Transportation has issued a traffic alert for State Highway 191 between Midland and Odessa.

They want drivers to slow down through the construction work zone.

There is a 60 mile per hour advisory speed limit, as one lane will be closed and traffic restricted to only one lane.

This week the construction activity on 191 is in it's final phase.

Officials say the work is expected to be compeleted in the next eight days.