LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The northbound 405 Freeway will be closed at Santa Monica Boulevard in West Los Angeles overnight.READ MORE: Jose Guzman Given Gift Of Mobility After Wheelchair Is Destroyed In Santa Ana Hit-And-Run
The closure for construction work is scheduled to begin at 11 p.m. Friday through 9 a.m. Saturday.READ MORE: Boy Killed In Wilmington Shooting; Young Girl On School Playground Critically Wounded By Stray Bullet
The same closures will be in effect on Saturday, May 18 through Sunday, May 19.
There will be a detour at the Santa Monica Boulevard exit but drivers are being warned to avoid the area completely.MORE NEWS: Compton Homeowner Shoots, Kills Attempted Robbery Suspect, Deputies Say
The closure is part of the Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project. Listen to KNX1070 for traffic and weather together on the 5s.