Raleigh - The Department of Transportation will close the bridge over Gum Swamp Canal at N.C. 41 (Martin Luther King Jr. Drive) in Lumberton beginning next week to replace a culvert under the roadway.
The closure will begin at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 6, and will last through early December.
Motorists are asked to use Fifth Street and Starlite Drive during the closure.
NCDOT reminds motorists to watch for construction and detour signs, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit.
For real-time travel information at any time, visit the Traveler Services section of the NCDOT website or follow NCDOT on Twitter.