BURLINGTON, W.V. –  The West Virginia Division of Highways has announced a road detour that is expected to last until spring of next year.

The detour will be on  Fairfax Street, County Route 9/9, in Morgan County, beginning on Friday, October 20th, “to allow a portion of Fairfax Street to be reconstructed in conjunction with the Berkeley Springs Bypass.”

WVDOH says the detour will be in place 24 hours a day until the Spring of 2024.

Signs will be in place to direct traffic. Motorists should travel with caution through the work zone and allow extra time to travel through the area.