Uniontown, PA – PennDOT District 12 would like to inform area motorists that the Layton Bridge which carries Layton Road (Route 4038) over the Youghiogheny River in Fayette County will be closed to daylight traffic on Monday, August 2nd through Friday August 6th and again from Monday August 9th to Friday August 13th. The daylight closures will be between 6:30 am and 4:30 pm with the bridge opening during the nights.
The closures will allow crews to perform repair work on the bridge. A marked detour will be in place using Route 1002 (Banning Layton Road / Dawson Road), Route 1041 (Cunningham School Road), Route 819, Route 1010 (Front Street / Dickerson Run Road), Route 201, and Route 4017 (Cemetery Road). Motorists are urged to use the marked detour.
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Media contact: Jay Ofsanik, 724-439-7135