The Kansas Department of Transportation is warning southbound Interstate 35 drivers between Gardner and Edgerton to expect delays overnight tonight. Starting at 10 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27, southbound I-35 from 175th Street to Kansas Highway 33, near Wellsville, will be closed as workers set girders for the Homestead Lane bridge.

KDOT anticipates re-opening the southbound lanes by 5 a.m. on March 28.

An alternate route will be marked with detour signs.

The road closure and work will occur weather permitting.