Road work continues Thursday

In Columbus County/east of Tabor City - Lester Watts Road is closed in both directions at New Life Church Road for cross line pipe replacement. Work began Monday and is scheduled to be complete Friday at 5:30 p.m.  All lanes of travel will reopen then.

In Onslow County/Jacksonville - The northbound lanes of US 17 Bypass in Jacksonville will close overnight from 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. between Marine Boulevard and Lejeune Boulevard on Thursday, May 17th. The road is expected to re-open by 5:00 a.m. on Friday.
Motorists traveling in the area are advised to use caution and use the following detour.
Northbound: Use NC 24 to NC 53 and back onto US 17.

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