RALEIGH, N.C. — The state Department of Transportation will temporarily close the southbound Interstate 85 off-ramp at Avondale Drive (Exit 177) in Durham beginning at 8 p.m. on Wednesday -- weather permitting.
The closing will be in place for approximately 30 days.
During the closing, motorists should use the following signed detour route:
The closing is part of the project to widen I-85.
Motorists should watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit.