LOUISVILLE, Ky. — An anticipated lane closure on Interstate 71 in Oldham County has now been postponed due to the threat of thunderstorms on Thursday.

Maintenance work on I-71S between the Oldham/Henry County line and LaGrange was scheduled for 9 a.m. through 3 p.m. on May 23. The work would shut down the right lane of the interstate between mile markers 23 and 24.

However, the threat of storms has postponed that maintenance work, according to Andrea Clifford with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. A rescheduled date has not yet been released.

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