State Road 46 overpass closing in Brevard for construction

Construction work to widen I-95


MIMS, Fla. – A big detour in Brevard County could eventually lead to a smoother ride on Interstate 95.

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Starting Tuesday night and for the next three nights, crews are going to shut down the State Road 46 overpass over I-95 in the Mims area.  The move comes so contractors can can do work to widen I-95.

The detour means drivers will have to take Dairy Road, cross over the highway and then head back north.

The work will take place each day from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.