NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A popular interstate is going to see a closure soon. I-40 eastbound, west of Gallup, will be completely shut down Monday into Tuesday (March 27-28) for construction.

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The Department of Transportation said the interstate will be closed Monday and Tuesday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. at Exit 16.

Officials said this will allow crews to perform rehab work on the road. Westbound traffic will not be impacted.