NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) continues making adjustments to one of the highest volume interchanges in the region.

The I-64 east off-ramp to Northampton Blvd. will be closed starting Dec. 6 at 8 p.m.

The ramp will re-open at 5 a.m. Dec. 7.

VDOT is asking motorists to use caution near the I-64 west on-ramp and merge lane from Northampton Blvd. The lane has been narrowed and concrete barriers have been installed so that VDOT can being to lengthen the merge lane.

The project is meant to make the area safer for drivers.

For more updates on the construction, click HERE.