Motorists traveling on Highway 63 near Stewartville will encounter a lane closure beginning Monday, Oct. 21, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

The closure is necessary while crews make repairs to the Highway 63 bridge over Interstate 90.

Work is scheduled to be completed Wednesday, Oct. 23, weather permitting.

MnDOT urges motorists to always drive with caution, slow down in work zones and never enter a road blocked with barriers or cones. For statewide travel information, visit www.511mn.org, call 5-1-1 or log on to www.mndot.gov.