You should avoid this major Metro Vancouver bridge at all costs this weekend

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If you are driving around Metro Vancouver this weekend, here’s one spot you should probably steer clear of.

Drivers are advised that two lanes will be closed on the Alex Fraser Bridge this weekend and next to complete joint repair work on the south approach.

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The closures are scheduled from 8 p.m. on Friday, June 7, to 4 a.m. on Monday, June 10, and from June 14 to 17, weather permitting. Two lanes will remain open in each direction.

Travellers are asked to expect delays, watch for changing traffic patterns and follow signs and traffic control personnel. For up-to-date traffic information, follow @DriveBC on Twitter or visit the DriveBC website.