Winston-Salem - The N.C. Department of Transportation must close a section of Old Greensboro Road between Ball Road and Bob White Road while they work to repair a failed storm drainage pipe under the roadway near Lexington.
Weather permitting; crews will close the road to begin work at 8 a.m. on Monday, June 20. The road is expected to re-open by 4 p.m. on Wednesday, June 22.
Motorists traveling through the area will use Ball Road, Whitehart School Road, Jacob Street and Kanoy Road as the 5-mile detour.
NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit.
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