Part of I-72 in Macon County to be temporarily closed for maintenance
MACON COUNTY - Illinois State Police say a portion of Interstate 72 will be temporarily closed Thursday morning for maintenance.
ISP officials say the Illinois Department of Transportation will shut down all westbound traffic on I-72 between mile posts 156 and 144 for approximately two hours. Traffic will be re-routed westbound at exit 156, and detoured onto Route 48 to Exit 144, where traffic can re-enter I-72 westbound.
The closure is expected to last until about 11:00 a.m. We will provide more information as it becomes available.