Stretch of I-10 shutting down this weekend

March 19, 2010 9:47:20 PM PDT
Construction crews will be closing a stretch of I-10 westbound near downtown this weekend for road work. Lanes will be shutdown from San Jacinto to Houston Street. While closed, motorists on I-10 westbound can take I-45 North to the North Main exit and u-turn back to I-45 South to access I-10 westbound. The lanes are set to open Monday at 5am.

The Louisiana entrance ramp will also be closed beginning Saturday at 4am until Sunday at 5am. Drivers will need to detour to Congress Street to Franklin, make a left on Franklin and take it to the I-10 west HOV. Make a right on the I-10 HOV to get to I-10 westbound.

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