Road Closures on Fort Stewart to Close During Exercises

If you're travelling on Fort Stewart this week, you may need to find another way to get to your destination. The Third Infantry Division is having it's first major training exercise since it's return from the war. The exercise is called "Marne Blitz" and it will cause some road closures.

On Monday, Georgia Highways 144, 119 and 47 will be closed on the base from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. On Wednesday, those highways will be closed from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Thursday, they will be shut down from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Fort Stewart officials say traffic is expected to continue normally. Drivers are encouraged to use caution at all times.