59 closure

by Christa Lollis

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Drivers will be facing another major road closure in Lufkin tomorrow night.

All drivers coming into Lufkin on 59 will be diverted off the freeway and on to the feeder road. This will begin at 8 o'clock Friday night.

The road is expected to reopen Saturday morning after the section of work on the White House bridge is finished.

Drivers are being urged to take alternate routes and should expect delays on 59 between FM 819 and the loop.