New exit ramps open on Hwy 17 in Mt. Pleasant Friday

MT. PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - A new traffic pattern will begin on Hungryneck Boulevard at Highway 17 on Friday morning.

Officials say traffic from exit 29 of Interstate 526 traveling across Highway 17 onto eastbound Hungryneck Boulevard will be directed onto the new Hungryneck Boulevard ramp straight over Highway 17.

Meanwhile, southbound Highway 17 traffic to Hungryneck Boulevard eastbound will now be directed to turn left directly after the overpass onto the newly opened ramp taking them to Hungryneck Boulevard.

Northbound Highway 17 traffic to Hungryneck Boulevard eastbound will now be directed to turn right immediately before the new overpass onto the newly opened ramp taking them to Hungryneck Boulevard.

The changes go into effect at 6 a.m.

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