Officials delay ramp closure on Hwy 17 in Mt. Pleasant

MT. PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - The closure of the Highway 17 on-ramp onto westbound Interstate 526 at Hungryneck Boulevard has been postponed for one night.

The closure was originally scheduled to take place Monday at 9 p.m. and continue to 6 a.m. Tuesday.  The on-ramp will now be closed this Tuesday at 9 p.m. to Wednesday at 6 a.m.

This closure is necessary for crews improving the interchange to work on final details. If weather conditions are not favorable for the work, this ramp closure could be shifted to another night.

Highway 17 traffic wishing to access I-526 Westbound is being detoured to the I-526 Long Point Road interchange via Mathis Ferry Road.

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