OAKLAND COUNTY (WWJ) — Motorists beware: a major freeway closure is coming to Oakland County this weekend.
Both directions of I-75 will be closed between Crooks Road and M-59, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. The closure begins at 11 p.m. Friday and will open by 5 a.m. Monday.
Northbound traffic will be detoured to northbound Crooks Road, then westbound M-59 back to I-75. Southbound traffic will use eastbound M-59, then southbound Crooks Road back to I-75.
In addition to the freeway closure, the following ramps will be closed beginning at 7 p.m. Friday and ending by 5 a.m. Monday.
- Eastbound and westbound Big Beaver Road to northbound I-75
- Crooks Road to northbound I-75
- Eastbound and westbound M-59 to southbound I-75
- Eastbound Square Lake road to southbound I-75
Square Lake Road will also be closed under I-75 for bridge work from 11 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday. Detours will be posted in each direction using South Boulevard, and Adams and Coolidge roads.