Portion of Westbound I-24 at Metropolis to Close Wednesday

Portion of Westbound I-24 at Metropolis to Close Wednesday

METROPLOIS – The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) said westbound I-24, from milepost 37 at Metropolis to milepost 27, will be closed from 8 p.m. Wednesday until 6 a.m. Thursday for emergency pavement patching.

Motorists traveling westbound I-24 are advised use US 45 to Illinois 145, Illinois 145 to Illinois 146, then Illinois 146 to I-24.

Officials urge drivers to use alternate routes, reduce speed, be alert to equipment and workers and use extreme caution while traveling through all work zones.

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