LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Mo. — Interstate 70 will be closed between Bates City and Grain Valley from Friday night to Monday morning this weekend.

The Missouri Department of Transportation is closing the interchange at Oak Grove at 10:00 p.m. Friday.

Drivers using either direction of the interstate traveling to Oak Grove should get off at Bates City Exit 31 or Grain Valley Exit 24 and follow the detours.

The interstate is expected to reopen at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, June 4.