According to an Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) press release, the Interstate 40 eastbound, inside lane, west of the Kerr Exit in Lonoke County, will closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3 and Friday, Jan. 4, for routine bridge maintenance, weather permitting.

Motorists should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones.