SAUK RAPIDS -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation is alerting you to a ramp closure along Highway 10 starting later this week.

The ramp from Golden Spike Road in Sauk Rapids to eastbound Highway 10 will close Friday.

A signed detour will direct you along Benton County Road 3, to westbound Highway 10, to westbound County Road 29 and back to eastbound Highway 10.

The ramp is scheduled to reopen by July 6th.

The closure is needed as part of the Golden Spike Road improvement project between Highway 10 and Mayhew Lake Road.