If you plan on hopping on Interstate 35 in Temple in the next couple of hours, avoid this ramp.

TxDOT sent an alert at 1:24 PM indicating that the southbound on ramp at Spur 290/Industrial Boulevard would be closed for 2 to 3 hours for repairs. A barrier was reportedly damaged after being struck by a vehicle.

Jodi Wheatley with TxDOT said crews will be installing temporary safety measures until the weather allows for the pouring of new concrete.

TxDOT