Poplar Ave. ramps to close for emergency repairs

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Tennessee Department of Transportation is closing down part of Poplar Avenue for emergency repairs.

The repairs will help smooth out a noticeable bump between Poplar Avenue and Interstate 240.

Workers will be repairing east and westbound I-240 ramps on Poplar Avenue starting at 9:30 Friday morning.

The ramps will close for 15 minutes at a time to allow workers to safely make the repairs.

The work is expected to last through the afternoon.

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