Lane Shift On Route 15 In Frederick County Friday

The Route 15 bridge over Route 77 will open a new right lane and close the left lane.

THURMONT, Md. (BW)- Route 15 northbound lanes will shift in Thurmont on Friday, January 20 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.

The Route 15 bridge that stretches over Route 77 will undergo construction to replace the left lane bridge deck.

Crews have installed a new bridge deck on the right side of the road for vehicles to use, while the left lane is closed.

Signs, cones and barrels will be used to alert drivers of this lane shift.

The speed limit through the work zone will be 55 miles-per-hour.

These repairs are a part of the Route 15 bridge rehabilitation project.