EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (KSDK) - As the weekend gets ready to start up, drivers need to be aware of more closures happening in the Illinois side of the river.
Starting at 9 p.m. Friday, westbound Interstate 55-70 will close from Illinois Route 203 to Interstate 64, according to the Illinois Department of Transportation. Drivers will be detoured southbound on Interstate 255 in Collinsville to westbound I-64, and drivers can also use Route 111.
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Eastbound I-64 will also remain closed between 25th Street and the I-55/70/64 split.
Both interstates are expected to reopen Monday ahead of rush hour.