Southbound I-39/90 restricted to one lane due to emergency road repairs

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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Southbound I-39/90 restricted to one lane due to emergency road repairs. delays expected between US 12/18 and Mile Marker 145

Significant delays expected between US 12/18 and Mile Marker 145.

Wisconsin State Patrol tells NBC15 several potholes and crumbling concrete caused a road failure earlier this evening.

The two miles of the outside lane of southbound I-39/90 between the Beltline and Mile Marker 145 will be closed until the affected area can be repaved.

WI State Patrol says this could happen sometime early on Thursday or as late as Friday.

The eastbound US 12/18 ramp to southbound I-39/90 also is closed and traffic is detoured to southbound I-39/90 via WIS 73.

Significant delays are expected on southbound I-39/90 in the Madison area. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes.

Travel information for Wisconsin highways can be found at 511wi.gov.