Lane closure scheduled in Pine Bluff

Improvements to Interstate 530 will require a lane closure in Pine Bluff, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department officials.

Crews will be repairing pavement on Interstate 530 southbound, between Exit 41 (Old Warren Road) and Exit 42 (Hazel Street). The work will require closing the southbound inside lane. The Old Warren Road on-ramp and Hazel Street off-ramp will not be affected.

The closure will begin at 7:30 a.m. Thursday and will continue for two weeks. 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