Emergency repairs close 2 lanes of northbound I-225 in Aurora

AURORA, Colo. — The Colorado Department of Transportation is warning drivers about lane closures that could cause increased delays during the evening commute Wednesday.

Crews are repairing an expansion joint on northbound Interstate 225 just north of 17th Avenue, between East Colfax Avenue and Interstate 70.

Two lanes were closed during the repairs.

CDOT said loose concrete was removed and it worked to pour new concrete. All lanes reopened about 7 p.m.