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An exit ramp from the inbound Skyway (Route 5) will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday for bridge maintenance work, the state Department of Transportation reported Thursday.

The ramp leading to the northbound Niagara Thruway (I-190) and to Pearl Street will be barricaded and the Skyway will be reduced to one lane in the vicinity of the ramp, transportation officials said.A detour will be posted.

In case of bad weather, the work may be postponed.