Editors: CORRECTS to show the road is Sloan Road, not Sloan Drive.RALEIGH -Motorists traveling on U.S. 17 South near Winnabow in Brunswick County should be alert for new directions to access Sloan Road beginning Friday, Feb. 1.The Sloan Road/U.S. 17 South intersection is closing and access to Sloan Road will be available using a newly constructed service road that runs from Sloan Road .52 miles south to U.S. 17.The change is the result of median construction under way in the area. Message signs will direct motorists.Motorists traveling U.S. 17 South who need to access Sloan Road should travel to the median crossover south of Zion Church Road and make a U-turn to access Snowfield Road and Sloan Road.This work is necessary as part of the construction of the Wilmington Bypass. For real-time travel information at any time, call 511, visit www.ncdot.gov/travel or follow NCDOT on Twitter at www.ncdot.gov/travel/twitter. Another option is NCDOT Mobile, a smartphone-friendly version of the NCDOT website. To access the site, type "m.ncdot.gov" into the browser of your phone.