Charlotte - The N.C. Department of Transportation will close the exit ramp from northbound I-85 to Poplar Tent Road (Exit 52) in Concord at 10 p.m. tonight, August 5. The ramp should reopen to traffic by 6 a.m. Saturday morning, August 6. During the closure, crews will replace pavement markers on the ramp.
The exit ramp from southbound I-85 to Poplar Tent Road will remain open.
During the closure, motorists seeking access to Poplar Tent Road from northbound I-85 should continue to the next exit, turn right onto George W. Liles Parkway, and look for the sign indicating the upcoming intersection with Poplar Tent Road.
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