Closure is in advance of a culvert replacement projectRALEIGH - Beginning Monday, June 16 at 8 a.m., N.C. Department of Transportation crews will close a section of U.S. 311 in Sophia near Banner Whitehead Road to relocate a gas line.
This work is in advance of a NCDOT project to replace a culvert under the highway. Weather permitting, the road will reopen no later than Monday, June 30.
During the closure, motorists should use Marlboro Church Road and Edgar Road as the signed detour route.
For real-time travel information at any time, call 511, visit the NCDOT traffic website 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.