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Traffic Alert for Yakima

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YAKIMA, Wash. -- Starting Tuesday morning, crews will be paving Ahtanum Road from 42nd to 66th Avenue.

The project is expected to last until Friday and Department of Transportation officials are strongly advising drivers to find an alternate route during construction.

Crews will also be doing work on I-82 between Selah Creek Bridges and the Twin Bridges through out the week. Shoulders will be closed and traffic will occasionally be reduced to one lane.