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Construction Causes Major Traffic Back-Up On I-44

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Motorists have reported long waits in the stop-and-go traffic from Wellston to Oklahoma City. Motorists have reported long waits in the stop-and-go traffic from Wellston to Oklahoma City.

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Construction work has caused the westbound traffic on Interstate 44 near Oklahoma City to back up for miles Saturday evening.

According to a spokesman for the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority, the five-mile long stretch of construction work narrowed the turnpike traffic to only one lane between mile markers 141 and 146.

Motorists have reported long waits in the stop-and-go traffic from Wellston to Oklahoma City.

It is unknown when the construction will be finished at this point. News 9 and News9.com will keep you updated.

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