As the first day of school starts for most of those in our region, we are taking a look at potential road hazards for the commute:
In Onslow County/Jacksonville - One of two lanes is closed on US 17 northbound about 5 and a half miles from NC 24. Bridge maintenance is underway at the bridge over Northeast Creek. Work is schedule to be complete Friday at 5pm and all lanes of travel will re-open then.
In New Hanover County/Wilmington - Lane closures are taking place near Market at Barclay Hills Drive. Crews are working on new sidewalks in the area. Lane restrictions are possible until Friday at 5pm.
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