CLAY COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A temporary closure was announced for State Road 157 in Clay County between Clay City and Coal City. 

According to the Indiana Department of Transportation, beginning on or after Monday, October 16, S.R. 157 will be closed between the 14 and 23-mile markers during the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily.

Courtesy of INDOT

INDOT crews will be working in the area to replace multiple pipes and expect the project will be finished within a week. 

Due to the multiple replacements, the official detour will change daily and will be around 1-2 miles in length. 

All the work is dependent on weather and schedules are subject to change. INDOT is reminding drivers in the area to be safe, slow down, and avoid distracted driving.