CLAY COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – People can expect closures along S.R. 46 after INDOT announced a temporary closure.

The closure of S.R. 46 will be between Dearborn Street (Vigo/Clay County line) and County Road 525 W. near Cory. The closure will start either on or after October 31.

The road will be closed daily between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. as crews work to replace culverts in the area.

INDOT noted that the official detour will be I-70 to U.S. 40 to S.R. 59, which runs around 20 miles.

Drivers are encouraged to slow down, avoid distractions, and be mindful of workers in the area while traveling through.

To stay informed and monitor the progress and status of traffic, as well as road closures and conditions, visit the INDOT Facebook, Twitter, or Trafficwise.