TRAFFIC ALERT: Road closures planned Saturday for downtown Kingsport Christmas parade

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KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) – Kingsport Police Department announced that road closures would be in place on Saturday due to the Kingsport Christmas Parade.

According to a KPD news release, the Kingsport Christmas Parade will be held Saturday starting at 3:30 p.m. in downtown Kingsport.

Police said due to the route a few roads will be temporarily closed. The parade will start on Main Street and will continue to Revere Street and Center Street, and will end at Wexler Street.

According to the release, Main Street will close at noon and Clinchfield Street to Sullivan Street will also be closed in both directions.

Market Street from Shelby Street to Clinchfield Street will be closed, and Wexler Street will be closed to thru-traffic.

According to the release, the parking garage will be accessible and Sullivan Street will be the detour route.

Police are asking drivers to use caution driving through the area.

For more information, call 224-2821.

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