Bridge repairs will require lane closures on Interstate 40 in Carlisle through Thursday, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department officials.

The work will be performed on the Highway 13 (North Bankhead Drive) overpass in Carlisle. It will require closing one westbound lane between mile markers 182 and 184.

These closures be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., weather permitting.

Traffic will be controlled using barrels and warning signs. Motorists should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones. Additional travel information can be found at You can also follow us on Twitter @AHTD.