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Verbatim: I-469 work begins Tuesday

Statement issued Monday:

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) Fort Wayne District announces that I-469 will be restricted to one lane beginning Tuesday, May 25, for road maintenance work.

I-469 northbound between Exit 21 (US 24) and Exit 25 (SR 37) will be restricted to one lane until Friday, May 28, weather permitting.

Drivers are advised to drive with caution in the work zone. In 2009, 700 people were killed nationwide in work zones. Most of the fatalities were not highway workers but drivers. Additional work zone safety information can be found at

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