Interstate 10 eastbound and westbound in Ascension Parish will be closed for about two hours Friday starting sometime between 10 p.m. and 11 p.m., and between milepost 175 and 173, so work can be done by Entergy Louisiana, according to Louisiana State Police Troop A.

Westbound traffic will have to exit at milepost 177 on La. 30 in Gonzales.

Eastbound traffic will exit at milepost 173 on La. 73 in Prairieville.

Motorists are urged to travel on Airline Highway, U.S. 61, around the closure and back onto the interstate.