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Lane Closures on Mass. Pike Start Friday



    Lane Closures on Mass. Pike Start Friday
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    BOSTON - JULY 11: A portion of the massive tunnel project known as the "Big Dig" remains closed to closed to traffic July 11, 2006 in Boston, Massachusetts. A 10X30 foot concrete slab fell from the ceiling of a Mass Pike connector last night, crushing a woman to death in her car and barely sparing her husband. The "Big Dig" has been plagued by problems since the project began. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

    Lane closures on the Massachusetts Turnpike in the Boston area start this Friday.

    The closures are part of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge replacement project.

    The Pike will be reduced from four lanes to three in each direction between the Allston-Brighton interchange and the Beacon Street overpass.

    The closures will be starting on Friday night and will last through Aug. 28.