Construction on I-39 in Ogle county begins Monday

DIXON, Ill (WIFR) --- The Illinois Department of Transportation announced the start of construction work on I-39 in Ogle county. If weather permitting construction will begin May 13.

For approximately two weeks, there will be nighttime lane closures.

Taking extra precautions to prevent accidents include using alternate routes, paying close attention to changing road conditions, obeying signs in work zones, following posted speed limits, no texting while driving and always remain alert for workers and equipment.