EL PASO, Ill. (WEEK) — Parts of northbound Interstate 39 will close Thursday.
IDOT says northbound Interstate 39 will close at the Route 24 interchange (exit 14) at 7 AM Thursday.
The closure is necessary to make emergency repairs to the road.
The closure is expected to last up to six hours.
A detour will be posted.
Motorists can expect delays and should allow extra time for trips through this area.
Drivers are urged to pay close attention to changed conditions and signs in the work zones, obey the posted speed limits, refrain from using mobile devices and be alert for workers and equipment.