Drivers on I-610 face closures this weekend

Drivers on I-610 face closures this weekend

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A warning for drivers starting tonight as entire sections of I-610 will close.

I -610 westbound in Orleans Parish will shut down starting at 9 p.m. and running through 7 a.m. Saturday morning.

Crews are working to repair bridge joints.

After that, eastbound I-610 will close from 9 p.m. Saturday night through 8 a.m. Sunday morning.

Interstate 10 through the Central Business District is the advised alternative route.

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