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Construction continues on Highway 240

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RICHLAND, Wash. - Work continues on Highway 240 and so do the delays.

October 23rd until October 31st Washington State Department of Transportation reports that the George Washington entrance from 240 is closed.

Drivers will be detoured onto I-182.

WSDT said drivers will be able to enter Richland through the Wellsian Way entrance or any entrance off the 240 Bypass.

WSDT said follow the orange and electronic signs.  Fines for speeding are doubled while workers are present.