I-DOT has announced the daytime closure of both the north and southbound inside lanes of the stretch of I-55 between Exchange Ave and 3rd Street in East St. Louis. The closures will be this Tuesday July 14th and Wednesday July 15th  and are necessary to repair a damaged concrete barrier wall.

 

I-DOT encourages alternate routes if possible and says commuters headed this direction can expect delays. Drivers are urged to reduce speed and refrain from using mobile phones.

 

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