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IRONMAN to close many Louisville streets on Sunday

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) --The IRONMAN Triathlon is set to begin Sunday morning, and with it will come a number of road closures and detours throughout Louisville.

The bicycle portion of the race takes riders east on River Road and back. The run will have racers head south on Third Street and back up again to finish at 4th Street Live!

See a full list of closures and detours below:

The following streets will be closed during the following times;

5:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Witherspoon Street from Preston Street to Bingham Way

River Road from Third Street I-64 W/B Ramp to Bingham (local access only-Joe’s Crab Shack)

7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

River Road from Preston Street to Witherspoon Street

River Road from Preston Street to U.S. 42

Morning traffic will be allowed west on River Road after the bicycle safety tail car. Afternoon traffic (approximately 1 pm) will be allowed east on River Road after the safety tail car.

11:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Brook Street from Witherspoon Street to Main Street

Main Street from Brook Street to Third Street

Second Street (under 2nd St. bridge) from Witherspoon to River Rd.

Third Street from Main Street to Liberty Street

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 a.m.

Third Street from Liberty Street to Winkler Avenue

Fourth Street from Liberty Street to Chestnut Street

Muhammad Ali Blvd. from Second Street to Fourth Street

Chestnut Street from Third Street to Fifth Street

Noon to 1:00 a.m

Winkler Avenue from Third Street to Fourth Street

Fourth Street from Winkler Avenue to Oakdale Avenue

Oakdale Avenue from Fourth Street to Southern Parkway

Central Avenue from Fourth Street to Sixth St.

12:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

Southern Parkway from Third Street to New Cut Road

Southern Parkway Ramp from Interstate 264 (Watterson Expressway) eastbound

3:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

Liberty Street from Second Street to Fifth Street

Traffic will only be allowed to cross the route on the following roadways when the area is clear of runners during the following times;

Jefferson Street Entire Event

Liberty Street 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Breckinridge Street 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Kentucky Street 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Hill Street 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Cardinal Blvd. 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Central Avenue Noon to 2:00 p.m.

Woodlawn Avenue 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The Watterson Expressway can also be used to cross the route during the entire event.

NO PARKING AREAS

The following streets will have no parking on them during the following times;

5:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

River Road from Edith Lane to Preston Street

Witherspoon Street from Preston Street to Bingham Way

7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Brook Street from Witherspoon Street to Main Street

Main Street from Brook Street to Third Street

Third Street from River Road to Liberty Street

7:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.

Liberty Street from Third Street to Fifth Street

Muhammad Ali Blvd. from Second Street to Fourth Street

Chestnut Street from Third Street to Fifth Street

Fourth Street from Muhammad Ali Blvd. to Chestnut Street

Third Street from Liberty Street to Winkler Avenue

Winkler Avenue from Third Street to Fourth Street

Fourth Street from Winkler Avenue to Oakdale Avenue

Oakdale Avenue from Fourth Street to Southern Parkway

Central Avenue from Fourth Street to Sixth Street

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