K-15 to be closed south of Wichita this weekend

(Media General photo)
(Media General photo)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — KDOT is reminding travelers that K-15 will be closed north of MacArthur Road beginning at 6:00 p.m. Friday to repair train tracks.

The road will be closed until 6:00 a.m. Monday morning.

Detours include:

  • Southbound I-135 traffic will be directed to the 47th St South exit then continue on southbound US 81 (Broadway) then east on K-53 to Mulvane and a return to southbound K15. The northbound K-15 detour uses the same highways.
  • Local traffic will use 31st St South to Oliver to MacArthur Road.
  • Access to the Kansas Turnpike at the K-15 toll plaza will be maintained via Turnpike Drive off of 31st St South.