One lane of I-71S near Chamberlain Lane to close Tuesday night

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Jeffersontown Police say that a portion of Blankenbaker Road is closed due to road work.

According to the department's Facebook and Twitter pages, Blankenbaker Road is closed between Electron Drive and Blankenbaker Parkway until further notice. Initially, it was mistakenly reported by police as a road collapse, but we're now told that the repairs were planned.

Jeffersontown Public Works Department are working to get necessary equipment to reopen the roadway. The public is advised to use alternate routes.

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