Hwy. 17 reopens after water main break in Mount Pleasant

VIDEO: Water main break closes part of Hwy. 17 in Mt. Pleasant

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - Mount Pleasant police are warning drivers to use caution along a portion of Highway 17 that was closed Saturday night because of a water main break.

The water main break closed the roadway in the area of an IHOP restaurant Mount Pleasant Towne Centre at approximately 9:45 p.m., according to the Mount Pleasant Police Department.

At 8:01 a.m. on Sunday, police posted an update to Twitter saying the roadway was reopened, but urged caution because of steel plates on the roadway.

During the closure, police diverted traffic through the nearby Lowe’s parking lot.

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