MoDOT to close interstate south of Poplar Street Bridge this wee - KMOV.com

MoDOT to close interstate south of Poplar Street Bridge this weekend

Posted: Updated:
(KMOV) (KMOV)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) crews will close eastbound Interstate 44/northbound Interstate 55 south of the Poplar Street Bridge this weekend.

The following roadways will close at 7 p.m. Friday: Ramp from eastbound I- 44/northbound I-55 to Walnut, ramp from 8th and Marion to Eastbound I- 44/northbound I-55, ramp from northbound I-55 to Gravois and the ramp from eastbound I-44/northbound I-55 to the Poplar Street Bridge.

One hour later, crews will close northbound I-55 at I-44 and I-44 at the exit to 7th and Parkway/Broadway.

During the closure, traffic on eastbound I-44 will exit at 7th and Park and Traffic on northbound I-55 will exit to westbound I-44 or the Lafayette/Truman interchange.

While the roadway is closed MoDOT crews will be repairing pavement and drainage on the bridge.

The lanes are expected to reopen by 5 a.m. Monday.

Copyright 2018 KMOV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved

  • LocalMore>>

  • Ticket mix-up blamed for death of 9 family members on duck boat

    Ticket mix-up blamed for death of 9 family members on duck boat

    Friday, July 20 2018 9:13 PM EDT2018-07-21 01:13:03 GMT
    Cards and flowers are seen on the vehicle of one of the victims of the Ride The Ducks Accident at Ride The Ducks Tours on July 20, 2018 in Branson, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)Cards and flowers are seen on the vehicle of one of the victims of the Ride The Ducks Accident at Ride The Ducks Tours on July 20, 2018 in Branson, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)
    Cards and flowers are seen on the vehicle of one of the victims of the Ride The Ducks Accident at Ride The Ducks Tours on July 20, 2018 in Branson, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)Cards and flowers are seen on the vehicle of one of the victims of the Ride The Ducks Accident at Ride The Ducks Tours on July 20, 2018 in Branson, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

    A Missouri woman says nine Indiana family members killed when a duck boat sank were put on the ill-fated boat because of a ticket mix-up

    More >

    A Missouri woman says nine Indiana family members killed when a duck boat sank were put on the ill-fated boat because of a ticket mix-up

    More >
  • NEW DETAILS

    Duck boat tragedy: 17 dead, including 9 from one family

    Duck boat tragedy: 17 dead, including 9 from one family

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:22:59 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-07-21 01:10:28 GMT
    A family places flowers on vehicles of the victims of the Ride The Ducks accident on July 20, 2018 in Branson, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)A family places flowers on vehicles of the victims of the Ride The Ducks accident on July 20, 2018 in Branson, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

    Seventeen people were killed and several were injured after a duck boat capsized and sank on Table Rock Lake in Stone County, Missouri, near Branson, Thursday night.

    More >

    Seventeen people were killed and several were injured after a duck boat capsized and sank on Table Rock Lake in Stone County, Missouri, near Branson, Thursday night.

    More >
  • Survivor of duck boat tragedy: Captain said life jackets not needed

    Survivor of duck boat tragedy: Captain said life jackets not needed

    Friday, July 20 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-07-21 00:24:11 GMT
    Witnesses, friends, and victim’s families are sharing their stories and first-hand accounts in connection with the Table Rock Lake tragedy that killed 17 people. (Credit: KCTV 5)Witnesses, friends, and victim’s families are sharing their stories and first-hand accounts in connection with the Table Rock Lake tragedy that killed 17 people. (Credit: KCTV 5)

    A survivor of the tourist boat tragedy that killed 17 people, including nine of her relatives, says the captain of the boat told passengers not to bother grabbing life jackets

    More >

    A survivor of the tourist boat tragedy that killed 17 people, including nine of her relatives, says the captain of the boat told passengers not to bother grabbing life jackets

    More >
Powered by Frankly