RALEIGH -The N.C. Department of Transportation will close both directions of Morganton Road, north of Aberdeen, to traffic beginning at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, weather permitting.
The closure will be in place until 6 a.m., Thursday, April 17, as crews pour the new bridge deck.
During the closure, motorists traveling in west on Morganton Road should use U.S. 1 North to Pennsylvania Avenue to U.S. 1 back to Morganton Road. Motorists traveling east on Morganton Road should use U.S. 1 South the Saunders Boulevard to U.S. 1 North back to Morganton Road.
NCDOT urges motorists to use caution when traveling in the work zone.
For real-time travel information at any time, call 511, visit https://www.ncdot.gov/travel or follow NCDOT on Twitter. Another option is NCDOT Mobile, a phone-friendly version of the NCDOT website. NCDOT Mobile is compatible with the iPhone, Android and some newer Blackberry phones.