North and southbound SH 144 will be reduced to one lane from US 67 to FM 2425 for roadwork Friday, April 24 to Tuesday, April 28 from 7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Flaggers and a pilot car will direct traffic.

TxDOT encourages attention to all warning signs within the construction work zone while crews work diligently to complete this work as quickly and as safely as possible.

Last year, distracted driving crashes caused 400 deaths, so TxDOT is urging all drivers to put their phones down and keep their heads up while driving through this project.