Deputies: Main Road at Hwy 17 to remain closed Tuesday night, Wednesday

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JOHNS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - Officials with the Charleston County Sheriff's Office say Main Road at Highway 17 to Main Road and River Road will remain closed Tuesday night and Wednesday.

The sheriff's office says the county's public works department and SCDOT will continue to work to clear obstructions in the drainage system.

According to the sheriff's office, authorities have removed all abandoned vehicles from the roadway that were stuck in flood waters.

"Motorists are encouraged to plan accordingly by taking alternate routes tonight and tomorrow to travel to and from Johns Island," officials with the sheriff's office said."The SCDOT and the Charleston County Government are working to reopen the road."

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