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HWY 17 bridge work extended

By Amanda Brannon
Published On: Jul 11 2013 10:49:06 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 11 2013 10:53:37 PM CDT
JACKSONVILLE, ONSLOW COUNTY -

A spokesperson for The North Carolina Department of Transportation said due to recent wet weather there will construction delays.

Work on the Highway 17 bridge over a Camp Lejeune Marine Base tank trail just north of Holly Ridge will be extended until July 25.

The daily intermittent lane closures will occur from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Friday, as crews replace the bridge expansion joints.

The bridge work was originally supposed to be completed by July 19.