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Ramp closure on I-25 and Interquest for bridge repair on Wednesday

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Posted at 3:56 PM, Mar 10, 2020

EL PASO COUNTY — Here is a traffic alert that could impact your commute on Wednesday, March 11.

Starting at 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Wednesday, the southbound on-ramp at I-25 and Interquest Parkway, Milepoint 153, will be closed.

During the closure, CDOT maintenance will be repairing a bridge joint. Motorists will be detoured to the Briargate on-ramp.

Here are some tips to help you stay safe while traveling through maintenance and construction work zones:

  • Do not speed in work zones.
  • Stay alert and expect the unexpected.
  • Watch for workers and drive with caution.
  • If unnecessary, don't change lanes.
  • Do not use your cell phones while driving.
  • Turn on headlights so that workers and other drivers can see you.
  • Be especially alert at night while driving in work zones.
  • Expect delays, especially during peak travel times.
  • Allow enoug space between you and the car in front of you.
  • Anticipate lane shifts and merge when directed to do so.
  • Be patient!