Interstate 40 to see lanes narrow, ramps closures through Friday

Special to the News-Star
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Area drivers will see ramp closures and narrowed lanes along Interstate 40 through Pottawatomie County this week as surface repairs are underway, according to the Oklahoma Department of Transportation.

ODOT reported the following for Interstate 40 and SH 102 through Friday:

• Eastbound Interstate 40 is set o be narrowed to one lane, and the on-ramp from SH 102 closed, from 8 am. to 4 p.m. Tuesday;

• Eastbound Interstate 40 will be narrowed to one lane at SH 102 South from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m Wednesday;

• Westbound Interstate 40 will be narrowed to one lane, and the on-ramp from SH 102 closed, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday; and

• Westbound Interstate 40 will be narrowed to one lane at SH 102 South from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday.

During ramp closures, drivers can use the Interstate 40 on-ramps at SH 102 North/McLoud Road or US 177/US 270.

ODOT advises drivers to expect delays and congestion, and to plan extra travel time.