Flyover construction

Tim Monzingo/The Daily Sentinel

Crews are continuing work on a U.S. 59 flyover, part of an the projects on a planned Interstate 69 corridor.

Just east of U.S. 59 near Loop 224, work has begun on what will be the main lanes of Interstate 69, the Texas Department of Transportation reported this week.

“In coming weeks, both overpass bridge decks will be constructed up to the last span before crossing over existing U.S. 59,” the Lufkin District spokeswoman said in an announcement Wednesday, adding that the first seven spans of bridge deck on the northbound overpass has been completed.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.