TRAFFIC ALERT: Factory Road intersection to close for median work

TRAFFIC ALERT: Factory Road intersection to close for median work

PENDER COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) - Factory Road (State Road 1570) will be closed at the intersection of U.S. 17 beginning at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 21, for the installation of a concrete median, according to the N.C. Department of Transportation.

Weather permitting, the road will reopen at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 28.

“During this time, please use caution as crews will be working to safely remove the existing tubular markers and install a concrete median”, said NCDOT Engineer, Daniel Waugh.

The following detour will be in place:

Dan Owen Dr. (SR 1784) to Safe Passage Way (SR 1783) to Factory Road (SR 1570)

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