Orange County

Detour planned in Orange County beginning Monday, June 5

Pictured is the pipe under Schley Road in Orange County that will be replaced.
Pictured is the pipe under Schley Road in Orange County that will be replaced. N.C. Department of Transportation

The N.C. Department of Transportation will close a section of Schley Road in both directions beginning Monday, June 5 while they replace a drainage pipe under the road.

NCDOT bridge maintenance crews will close the road at 9 a.m. Monday and it will remained closed until at least 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, weather permitting.

Motorists traveling through the area should use Mincey Road and N.C. 57 as a 2-mile detour route.

Transportation officials advise drivers to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit.

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