11/05/2014 07:14 EST | Updated 01/05/2015 05:59 EST

Highway 20 at Les Cèdres reopens

Highway 20 at Les Cèdres, west of Montreal, has reopened to commuter traffic after emergency repairs.

The highway had to be closed after workers discovered a crack in a sidewalk on the overpass above the highway. 

Transports Québec closed lanes in both directions Tuesday at 8 p.m to carry out repairs overnight.

The highway reopened in both directions Wednesday just after 5 a.m.