SPARTA –Hwy. 111 in Sparta will be closed for five days Dec. 15-19 for the replacement of the Caney Fork and Western Rail grade crossing near the Fred Hill Road intersection. According to TDOT officials, the closure is weather dependent. Detour signs will be posted during the week.
During the closure, the detour routes are as follows: Northbound traffic will exit SR-111 onto Mayberry Street (SR-1) and follow it to Bockman Way (SR-26). Southbound traffic will detour on Fred Hill Road and follow it to Mayberry Street.