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KSP To Provide NASCAR Traffic Updates Via Social Media

Date of News Release: 07/05/2016

CAMPBELLSBURG, Ky. (July 7, 2016) - Kentucky State Police will provide traffic updates to NASCAR fans heading to the Kentucky Speedway for the XFINITY and Sprint Cup race series this weekend. KSP encourages fans to download the KSP mobile app which is free in both the Apple© and Google Play© stores. In addition to the mobile app updates, KSP will use Twitter and roadside message boards to provide consistent traffic and parking updates. ADA parking will be able to use both Exit 55 and Exit 57 to reach the designated parking areas.

KSP advises all Commercial Motor Vehicle traffic and other non-race traffic to avoid the Gallatin County area, specifically Interstate 71, July 8-9, 2016. Commercial Motor Vehicles in transit between Louisville and Cincinnati are advised to utilize Interstates 64 & 75.

Traffic traveling towards Louisville from Cincinnati: Travel I-75 to Lexington. At exit 118, merge onto I-64 West. Continue I-64 West to Louisville. Traffic traveling towards Cincinnati from Louisville: Travel I-64 to Lexington. At exit 75, merge onto I-75 North. Continue I-75 North to Cincinnati.

Fans can find the KSP mobile app by searching 'KSPOLICE' in their app store and follow along on twitter @KYStatePolice.