A SigAlert was issued for a full lane closure along Interstate 10 in Indio Monday morning due to broken concrete requiring repair. The road was reopened as of 8:30 a.m.
The freeway's eastbound number 3 lane was closed at 7:28 a.m. as the California Highway Patrol reported a piece of concrete sticking up from the roadbed shortly after 7:00 a.m.
The closure came on a Memorial Holiday Monday as travelers are set to return home.
A backup was reported as drivers detoured around the lane closure.
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