JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Leaders with the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) announced there will be a temporary lane closure on Interstate 55 North in Jackson.

There will be alternating lane closures on I-55 North on the bridge over McDowell Road. Crews will make repairs to the bridge joint.

The temporary closure will be from 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31 to 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 1.

Drivers are advised to drive slow and be alert for roadside crews during the closure period