UPDATE: TDOT officials say the repair work on I-24 east has been completed. Drivers should expect some delays around the area until a normal traffic pattern is restored.
PREVIOUS STORY: TDOT crews will be making repairs to a broken concrete slab in Lane 2 on Interstate 24 east between mile markers 178-179 beginning at 9:00am Friday. This is in a 4-lane section of I-24.
TDOT Operations will also handle traffic control during the closures.
All I-24 eastbound traffic will be diverted to the Broad Street exit and then back onto I-24 at approximately the 178.8 mm.
Lane closures will start eastbound at Chattanooga creek. The closures will remain in place until repairs are completed.