COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WECT) - According to a press release, the North Carolina DOT is temporarily closing a section of U.S. 74/76 East at Livingston Creek between Freeman and Delco in Columbus County on Friday, March 22 at 6 p.m. through Monday, March 25 at 8 a.m., weather permitting.
The closure is necessary to repair the bridge approach on U.S. 74/76 East. Workers will remove the dirt and replace it with concrete and repave the road on the bridge.
Drivers traveling U.S. 74/76 East will take the six-mile signed detour route: N.C. 11 North to N.C. 87 South back to U.S. 74/76.
Drivers traveling U.S. 74/76 West from Wilmington to Lumberton will not be affected by the closure.
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