Road closure planned for State Road 56 near French Lick next week

The Indiana Department of Transportation announced an upcoming road closure for State Road 56 near French Lick.

On or around Monday, May 20, crews will begin daily road closures on State Road 56 near French Lick in Dubois and Orange counties. These closures will occur between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. on weekdays. The closures will allow for a chip seal and fog seal project. Depending on the weather, the work is expected to take two weeks to complete.

The official detour for this closure is State Road 545 to State Road 164 to State Road 145. Local traffic will have access up to the point of closure.