- One lane in both directions of the N.C. 55 Bypass in Holly Springs will be closed, weather permitting, between Technology Drive and Old Smithfield Road from 6 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19 as the contractor for the Western Wake Freeway grades and paves along the inside of the roadway.
One lane will remain open in each direction. NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit. For information about the Western Wake Freeway project -- a section of the Triangle Expressway, North Carolina's first modern toll road-- visit www.westernwakeinfo.com
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