DETROIT -

Westbound Interstate 696 will be closed from Interstate 75 to Mound Road the weekend of Aug. 23-26 for pavement repair, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT).

The closure will end by 5 a.m. Monday.

During the closure, westbound I-696 traffic will be detoured to southbound Mound Road, then westbound M-102 (Eight Mile Road), to northbound I-75, and back to westbound I-696.