Bridge painting to impact traffic on I-280 in Wood County

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WOOD CO, Ohio (WTVG) - Bridge painting will impact traffic along I-280 in Wood County through September.

I-280 will be reduced to one lane in each direction between Wheeling Street and the Ohio Turnpike to paint the following bridges: Bahnsen Road, SR 795, Wales Road, SR 51 and Curtice Road.

Drivers will also be greeted with some ramp closures starting today.

Starting tomorrow, the ramp from southbound I-280 to Curtice Road and Woodville Road (Exits 6A and 6B) will be closed through May 22 for bridge painting. You can get around this one by taking the Walbridge Road exit.

The ramp from Curtice Road and Woodville Road to southbound I-280 will also be closed through May 22. You can get around this one by taking northbound I-280, getting off at Wheeling Street and hopping on southbound I-280.

ODOT says additional ramp closures may be possible. 13abc will keep you posted as we continue to learn more.