Pothole closes left lanes of SB I-75

Pothole closes left lanes of SB I-75

TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) - Pothole problems on southbound I-75 have plagued the area near the DiSalle Bridge all day and threatens to impact evening commutes.

The left lanes are closed on southbound I-75 at State Route 65 after a pothole opened up on the roadway Thursday.

According to an afternoon update from ODOT, SB I-75 at the DiSalle bridge as expected to remain reduced to one lane through 7 p.m. for the concrete to cure.

The pothole area was approximately 6 inches wide, a foot long and 8 inches deep.

ODOT said immediate repairs were necessary to fix the pothole because of its size and location, and the agency didn't want to wait to fix it until after rush hour.

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