ATLANTA – The intersection of Farm to Market Roads 130 and 161 north of Hughes Springs will become a four-way stop beginning Wednesday, March 1. Only traffic on FM 130 had to stop before. Stop signs, pavement markings and warning signs will be placed on FM 161. The stop signs will have flashing lights on them to help catch drivers’ attention, and the stop ahead signs have been doubled in each direction.
Motorists traveling through the intersection are advised to use extreme caution as drivers get use to the new traffic pattern.
Anyone having questions about the construction work or detour route can contact the TxDOT District Traffic Office at 903-799-1480.