Greensboro - The N.C. Department of Transportation must close a section of Tickle Road in both directions between Osceola Ossipee Road and Abb Road in Elon as crews replace an eroded pipe under the roadway.
Weather permitting, crews will close the road at 9 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 10. The road is scheduled to reopen at 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 14.
Motorists traveling through the area will use Osceola Ossipee Road, Busick Quarry Road and Molly Road as the two-mile detour.
Transportation officials advise driver to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit.
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